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?

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

Now We Know Whether Facebook Is Making Us Lonely

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

How Technological Distractions Destroy Connections

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

The False Face of Our Social Media Persona

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

The Trouble with Texting

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?

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

How Technology Makes Us Afraid of Intimacy

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

Twitter and Mortality: To Tweet or not to Tweet?

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

Let Us Celebrate The End Of Dating!

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

Three Things Technology Has Taken Away from You

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

6 Ways Texting Is Ruining Your Dating Life

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

Generation Tech: The Good, Bad, and Scary

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

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

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

Coffee Date

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

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

The New Hypochondriacs

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

Superheroes To The Rescue--For Real

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

The Unintended Consequences of Technology

Tim Elmore
Avoiding the Pitfalls of Our Connected World

Is Your Smartphone Stealing Your Life?

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