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February 10, 2010

Addicted to devices

Filed under: culture, entertainment — Christ Ranger @ 9:09 am

Breakpoint has an interesting article about a recent study showing the incredible amount of time kids today spend on electronic “stimulation” — TV, computers, PDAs.  The New York Times titles the results: If your kids are awake, they’re probably online.  Addiction to continual stimulation prevents contemplation and is counterproductive to the development of creative minds.  We need to unplug more and, as Breakpoint observes, dare to be bored.

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