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The “Momo Challenge”.

No, I’m not going to post any of those pictures of the Momo Challenge. Yeah you know the ones, the pictures of that creepy lady with big eyes. She’s probably found on your Facebook. Creepy lady associated with a suicide game aimed at kids. Yeah flip, be worried about that one. She and it are […]

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Daddy, can I have your phone?

Daddy, can I have your phone?, she asked. “I’d like to play my games”, she went onto explain. We were sat there in the car, within Sainsburys carpark, and I decided just to pass over my phone. I could have said no. But I wanted a quieter life. As I repositioned myself in the car, […]

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Are you Will Ferrell The Smartphone-Addicted Dad?

Love this from Common Sense Media’s #DeviceFreeDinner campaign. Even though I’m probably a little more like this…   We’re not bad at having a device free dinner… but its not like we have a teenager… Could I actually be Will Ferrell? While I’m not sure how well it works for families with little little ones, if […]

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A Digital Ghost?

Have you ever received a Facebook notification reminding nudging you to wish Happy Birthday to a deceased friend? It’s an odd experience, almost as if the internet is nudging you to hang out with an old friend. It’s almost, because any interaction is strictly one way. What if interaction could feel like its two way, and […]

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