• Texting and walking involves new skills

    Texting and walking involves new skills

    Researchers have discovered that people who text while walking along have developed new skills to keep them safe.

  • Are social media websites making self-harm amongst teens worse?

    Are social media websites making self-harm amongst teens worse?

    Social media websites could be responsible for making self-harm amongst teenagers worse, experts believe. Jamison Monroe Jr, an executive director of Newport Academy, says that there has been an increase in the number of teenagers self-harming. “Over the last five years I’ve noticed the volume of the practice has been consistent – if not increasing,”
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  • Internet addiction linked to mental health problems

    Internet addiction linked to mental health problems

    A recent study has shown that internet addiction could be linked to mental health problems. Internet officials from three universities have said that a condition known as Internet Addiction Disorder should be looked into.

  • Apple to build data centre in Arizona

    Apple to build data centre in Arizona

    Apple has unveiled plans to build a $2 billion data centre in Mesa, Arizona, which is also the location of its failed sapphire manufacturing plant.

  • Asian countries combat internet addiction

    Asian countries combat internet addiction

    Recent research shows that 7.1 per cent of Asia’s population is addicted to the internet. Some countries have passed laws to address this problem, while others have resorted to military-style boot camps.