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Study: Using Filters On Your Photos Will Increase Views

05/21/2015, When it comes to using filters, traditional photographers tend to use as little of them as possible, and only in instances where the filter will result in a better photo. However when it comes to the casual photographer shooting with their phone and...

Microsoft Study Finds Technology Shortens Our Attention Span

05/18/2015, Scroll through Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook and you will be bombarded by tons of news, status updates, announcements, and more, so trying to keep your focus on one thing can be hard as it would feel like you’re being overwhelmed with information. In...

Banning Mobile Phones Sees Improvement In Exam Results

05/18/2015, Back in the day before mobile phones were commonly used by teens in schools, we suppose there were less distractions in class, but now that smartphones and tablets have become so ubiquitous, teachers will now have to deal with smartphones and tablets in...

Study Finds That Too Much Artificial Light Can Make You Fat

05/12/2015, Due to the nature of work, there are many of us who spend hours in the office sitting under bright fluorescent lights. Now we know that sitting all day is bad for you, but as it turns out sitting under artificial lighting, like those in offices, malls,...

Chinese Smartphone Market Has Reached Saturation, According To Study

05/11/2015, With China’s population, it isn’t a surprise that companies such as Apple are considering it a key market. It also isn’t a surprise that local OEMs such as Xiaomi, Oppo, and Huawei have managed to thrive despite not having much of a presence outside...

More Than 30% Of Kids Under One Have Used A Mobile Device

04/26/2015, If you were to look at families these days, it is becoming increasingly common to see parents use devices like their smartphones or tablets to entertain their children with. We suppose this is largely thanks to the fact that a single device can do so many...

Computer Keyboards Can Be Used To Diagnose Parkinson’s Disease

04/03/2015, We all use keyboards with our computers on an almost daily basis, but the tool that is used to type words, play games, navigate the web, and so on could be used for so much more, such as the diagnosing of early stage Parkinson’s disease. This was...

7% Of Americans Rely On Their Smartphones For The Internet

04/02/2015, Thanks to faster network speeds and smartphones, surfing the web via our smartphones is becoming a viable alternative to using a computer. Granted the screens aren’t as big and the virtual keyboard might not be as comfortable, but while on the go and in...

Pew Research: 64% Of Americans Now Own A Smartphone

04/01/2015, Smartphones are starting to become ubiquitous and it’s becoming hard to find someone without one. This sentiment appears to be relatively true because according to the latest research conducted by Pew Research, it turns out that more than half of...

Report: Minimum 6 Hours Of Screen Time For Children Daily

03/27/2015, If there is one thing that you can be sure about children these days, it would be this – they happen to spend a whole lot more time watching a screen, and do bear in mind that this does not translate to traditional TV viewing since screen time for...

Men Who Post Selfies Exhibit Signs Of Narcissism And Psychopathy

01/11/2015, Anyone can take selfies, but apparently if you’re a man, taking selfies could actually be a sign of psychopathy. This is according to a recent study conducted by The Ohio State University in which it was revealed that men who post a lot of selfies score...