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Smartphone Detox: How To Power Down In A Wired World

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Apple is being urged to help protect young users of its smartphones and tablets, with two investors citing problems that have been linked with spending too much time on social media and looking at screens. Matthias Balk/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'Irresistible' By Design: It's No Accident You Can't Stop Looking At The Screen

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Information Overload And The Tricky Art Of Single-Tasking

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Our readers wrote in on how they tried to take a vacation from their smartphones. Christian Wheatley/iStockphoto hide caption

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We Asked, You Answered: Going To Extremes To Disconnect On Vacation

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