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Is Today’s Technology a Distraction?

Kathryn Dykes, Staff

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It has been reported that 95% of Americans use some sort of electronic device before going to sleep. Whether it’s watching Television, playing on your smartphone/tablet, or using computers. Technology has grown in ways we never could have imagined and has an impact on just about every area of our everyday lives. A large impact technology has on our lives, is loss of sleep, not only adults but also children. Nearly three-quarters of teens have or had access to a smartphone, in today’s world kids go to school deprived of sleep deprived because of how distracting technology can be. 50% of teens feel they are addicted to their mobile devices, according to a poll, which was conducted for Common Sense Media (a nonprofit focused on helping children, parents, teachers and policymakers negotiate media and technology). Are you addicted to your mobile device?

Kathryn Dykes, Staff

Hi my name is Kat and this is my second year in journalism!  I have been attending at Conrad since 6th grade and I’m currently a Junior in the Computer...

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