Imagine using a phone to make a call instead of picking the right emoji. Photo: Bloomberg

Confessions of a WhatsApp teetotaller

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Forest is a self-motivational app which doesn’t try to limit smartphone use by blocking apps and calls.

Apps to tackle smartphone addiction

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Snapchat may be the perfect medium for maintaining relationships with close friends with minimal pressure, say scientists. Photo: Getty Images

Why is Snapchat so addictive?

2 min read . 02 Oct 2017