A magazine is an iPad that does not work

Age of first use of technology: Toddler? Age of first use of drug and alcohol Treatment admissions: 12.8 years of age1 (SAMHSA) Does technology use change the way our brains are wired? If you’re using an iPad at an early age, maybe so. You be the judge.  ...

Can’t sleep? Your iPad may be to blame

Neuroscientists are researching how the brain may be tricked into thinking it is daytime when devices such as iPhones and iPads are used prior to bedtime. “Exposure can disturb sleep patterns and exacerbate insomnia” according Phyllis Zee, professor of...

When Guests Check In, Their iPhones Check Out

By ANNE TERGESEN When booking a weeklong yoga retreat, Amanda Levy signed up for a special package. Called “digital detox,” it promised a 15% discount if Ms. Levy, a sales executive at a San Francisco social-networking company, would agree to leave her...

Online accountability solutions

Is monitoring software right for you? reSTART continually looks for ways to assist clients in becoming accountable for their own recovery from excessive technology use and abuse. Over the years we’ve recommended such products as Spectorsoft and eBlaster,...