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What Happened When I Turned Off Twitter And (Re)Turned To God

Dana Oliver | Posted 11.19.2014 | Style
Dana Oliver

The high of being one of the first to spot a breaking news tweet got so bad that I would wake up in the middle of the night searching for my iPhone while laying between my Egyptian cotton sheets.

Kill Your Darlings: Why I'll Never Use Social Media the Same Way Again

Nica Noelle | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Nica Noelle

Twitter has the paradoxical ability to make the world at once bigger and smaller: housewives and celebrities, Pulitzer Prize-winning writers and porn stars, become suddenly, weirdly accessible to each other.

Where Internet Addiction Comes From

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 05.29.2013 | Technology

Before passing judgment on gambling addicts, know that their need to keep pulling the shot-machine lever isn't all that different from your need to ke...

Recouping $650 Billion in Workplace Social Media Cost

Eliyahu Federman | Posted 01.30.2013 | Business
Eliyahu Federman

Of all the reasons employees abandon their work, wasting hours on social media, the most fundamental is the need to interact with others. The reality is that employees feel the need to socialize -- and will do so whether it's around the water cooler or online.

My Twitter and Me: A Love/Hate Story

DJ Louie XIV | Posted 02.05.2013 | Technology
DJ Louie XIV

Twitter has been one of my best, worst frenemies for years now. He was rather mysterious and alluring at first: I didn't quite know what he wanted me say. Quickly, however, he grew into one of the most reliable buddies I have. Sometimes.

It's a Connected World

Patrick Mott | Posted 11.17.2012 | Teen
Patrick Mott

We all need to disconnect sometimes, even when we think we don't. So next time you're on vacation and you see a beautiful ocean, enjoy it -- don't Instagram it.

Try Not To Share This Short Film On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.04.2012 | Arts

We all know the addiction that afflicts so many of us, whether we admit or not. Whether your poison be Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or all of the abov...

Is Twitter Harder To Resist Than Drugs?

Posted 02.03.2012 | Technology

People may experience strong urges for sex and sleep over the course of the day, but the urge to check Twitter and other social media sites is actuall...

Should You Give Up Social Networking Or Church For Lent?

Bruce Reyes-Chow | Posted 05.26.2011 | Religion
Bruce Reyes-Chow

As part of the traditional Lenten experience, many people give something that keeps him/her separated from God. One of those things seems to be social networking.

iPhone Users 'More Involved In Social Media:' STUDY

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

In these, the days of smart phones and personal computers, some are worried about Internet addiction. Could they be right? The Retrevo Gadgetology ...

Unplugging: Just Stay There, Dude

Therese Borchard | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Therese Borchard

I am pro-health, pro-mindfulness, pro-holistic living. Which is why my addiction to Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and all the other social networking programs has me puzzled.