How To Have A Successful Digital Detox

How To Have A Successful Digital Detox

We’re hearing a lot about ‘Digital Detox’ lately, especially because the general media landscape has shifted from ridiculing people who limit their screentime, to portraying them as fashionable and trendy. We’re usually digitally detoxing for a reason – maybe we spend...

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The NoSurf Software Guide

The NoSurf Software Guide

This is my RescueTime report from slightly over a year ago. I was spending almost over 7 hours a day nearly motionless, staring at a small, glowing rectangle. The thing is, I wasn’t even aware of how much time was slipping by until I installed this software. It showed...

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Why You Just Can’t Let Go Of Internet Personalities

Why You Just Can’t Let Go Of Internet Personalities

"Hey what’s up guys, my name is ____, and now I’m showing you guys…"   This, or a variation of it, is usually what we hear when we click on a suggested YouTube video. We don’t know this person, but soon we will feel like we do. Immediately, they share a lot of...

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How The Internet Changes Your Brain

How The Internet Changes Your Brain

When I was younger, I could sit and read for hours. I still remember getting Harry Potter and The Order of The Phoenix and reading the 800 or so pages in one sitting. Fast forward a few years to my freshman year of college and this ability was completely gone. I...

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The NoSurf Manifesto

The NoSurf Manifesto

The internet should be a tool. We believe that the internet should be used as a tool to better our lives and empower us, rather than serve as a source of mindless distraction and shallow entertainment. There is freedom in missing out. We live in a world of excess and...

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