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Is it Time to Unplug?

September 4, 2012 by

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    Is social media augmenting your life or running it? A UK poll conducted by Sheilas’ Wheels Home Insurance titled, “The Tech-iquette Report,” illustrated our obsession with staying connected. Respondents admitted to using their phones for an average of 48 minutes during a night out. 34% said they text and e-mail while having a […]

Virtual Overload: The Personal Cost of Social Media Overuse

August 7, 2012 by

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Social media has its virtues. It has transformed Internet use from a solitary pursuit to a social networking opportunity. We can check up on old high school friends, send a quick message, or share photos with family members across the country. Yet, dabbling in social media or using it as an occasional way to connect […]