Do You Use Digital Technology Wisely?
Jenni is hooked on a video game. “I’m playing it for eight hours a day now,” she says, “and it’s become a real problem.”
Dennis tried to go seven days without his electronic devices and Internet access. He lasted just 40 hours.
Jenni and Dennis are not teenagers. Jenni, a mother of four, is 40 years old. Dennis is 49.
DO YOU use digital technology? * Many would answer yes, and for good reason. Electronic devices play a prominent and useful role in employment, social life, and entertainment.
However, like Jenni and Dennis, many people seem overly attached to some uses of technology. For example, 20-year-old Nicole says: “I hate to say it, but my cell phone and I are best buddies. I make sure it’s close by at all times. I go crazy if I’m in an area with no cell coverage, and after half an hour, I can’t wait to be able to check my messages again. It’s a little ridiculous!” Continue reading “HOW TO USE Digital Technology Wisely”