the depressed kids were the most intense Web users, chewing up more hours of email, chat, videogames, and file sharing. They also opened, closed, and switched browser windows more frequently, searching, one imagines, and not finding what they hoped to find.”

some of us are just on the internet working and watching carly rae jepsen videos, being normal humans. don’t forget that.

also, this study keeps talking about the brains of “internet addicts” looking like the brains of other kinds of addicts. maybe that’s because certain people have addiction-prone brains and it’s not just the internet ruining the world …

  1. beckylang posted this