Last Updated: Sunday, September 01, 2013, 16:28
Researchers conducted this first ever study to relate brain activity (functional MRI) to social media use.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 01, 2013, 16:02
How addicted you are to Facebook may be determined by how a certain part of your brain works, a first-of-its-kind study suggests.
Last Updated: Friday, August 30, 2013, 19:51
A person`s intensity of Facebook use can be predicted by activity in a reward-related area of the brain, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 24, 2013, 15:42
Two doctoral candidates from MIT have created a new keyboard device that is capable of shocking users overindulging online.
Last Updated: Monday, July 15, 2013, 11:34
Popular social media site Facebook has many reasons to be loved and feel connected to. However, there are also some important reasons to `log off` from the site so as to `stay connected` to the real life.
Last Updated: Friday, May 24, 2013, 17:02
The interest of teenagers is moving away from social networking platform Facebook, and they prefer "parent-free" platforms, according to a survey.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 12, 2012, 13:12
Participating in online social networks can have a detrimental effect on consumer well-being by lowering self-control among certain users, according to a new study in the Journal of Consumer Research.
Last Updated: Monday, October 29, 2012, 12:45
Facebook and email trump sex in terms of sheer irresistibility, researchers say.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 01, 2012, 18:23
Lead author of the research Dr Christian Montag said it showed that Internet addiction is 'not a figment of our imagination'.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 08, 2012, 11:24
More and more people are getting addicted to social media, such as Facebook.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 08, 2012, 11:05
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Rolling Stones legend Mick Jagger has overcome his dislike of microblogging sites and now spends way too much time on Facebook looking up old friends.
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