The Mindlessness of Technology

The Mindlessness of Technology

How technology fosters mindlessness, not mindfulness.Image via Shutterstock.

If Your Doctor Said to Meditate, Would You?

By Robert Puff Ph.D.
An increasing number of physicians are prescribing meditation.

Now We Know Whether Facebook Is Making Us Lonely

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
The truth about Facebook status updates

How Technological Distractions Destroy Connections

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
A college student observes how tech interruptions thwart relationships.

The False Face of Our Social Media Persona

By Michael J Formica MS, MA, EdM
Fundamental pitfalls of social media relationships

The Trouble with Texting

By Kim Schneiderman L.C.S.W., M.S.W
A few reasons why texting is no substitute for face-to-face communication

Has Texting and Email Ruined Students’ Writing Skills?

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
What effect does texting have on your kids?

How Technology Makes Us Afraid of Intimacy

By Craig Malkin PhD
What's the price for living in an online world?

Twitter and Mortality: To Tweet or not to Tweet?

By Scott A. McGreal MSc.
Extroverts, but not introverts, use Twitter to ward off existential anxiety.

Let Us Celebrate The End Of Dating!

By J. R. Bruns M.D.
Smart phones and Facebook have made dating obsolete.

Three Things Technology Has Taken Away from You

By Tristan Gorrindo M.D.
Can you guess what you're not doing?

6 Ways Texting Is Ruining Your Dating Life

By Stephanie Sarkis Ph.D.
Is your texting getting in the way of dating success?

Generation Tech: The Good, Bad, and Scary

By Marilyn Price-Mitchell Ph.D.
What parents should understand about technology

Parents: Addicted to Your Phone? Here's How to Fight It

By Andrea Bonior Ph.D.
Achieving mindfulness starts with simple steps.

Coffee Date

By Donna Barstow
You know that movie, As Good as it Gets? Let's make love better than that.

Online Dating May Lead to Love, But Has Its Perils Too

By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D.
Tips for safer and savvier searching for love online.

The New Hypochondriacs

By Matthew J. Edlund M.D.
Will new sensors promote health? Or more health care?

Superheroes To The Rescue--For Real

By Robin S. Rosenberg Ph.D.
Flying in virtual reality leads to prosocial behavior.

The Unintended Consequences of Technology

By Tim Elmore
Avoiding the Pitfalls of Our Connected World

Is Your Smartphone Stealing Your Life?

By Nancy Colier LCSW, Rev.
Recording experience instead of living it.