Balancing the Use of Technology

I find myself more often than not using technology for personal use rather than academically. Everyday I can find myself using all sorts of social media like Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter. None of this really have anything to do with academics and are more for my leisure and social interaction use. Although it […]

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Technology – gift or curse?

Technology is the greatest gift and curse. Without it, I would not be attending university right now, and I would not have started pursuing my bachelor’s degree if I had to move or drive to Regina regularly. Technology also comes with social apps, which can be time wasters and consumers. We now have all information […]

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When did screen time become a full time job?

In todays era, it is almost impossible to not be using technology. In our house hold we try not to use it too often. But of course I need my laptop for school and we love to watch TV.  I usually find myself using google/ google docs, instagram, facebook, messagener, pinterest, my kindle and snapchat. I find that some apps are towards my education and learning. I can find educational books on my kindle OR google is where I do…

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Technology and Me

This week’s blog post question has led me to take a deeper dive into how I interact, and spend my time on the internet.
 
According to my weekly screen report time I, spend a lot of my time flipping between 3 apps on my phone. Which if you’ve read…

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Balancing Tech Use and Well-Being

Technology is a very useful tool, but it can also be very distracting. In my daily life, I am not on my phone that much, as I have, on average, three to five hours of screen time each day. However, some days, I find myself getting too caught up in various apps and news, making…

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Technology & Me

I couldn’t imagine my life without technology, the power goes out and I panic and have no idea what to do without it. I would say that I am addicted to my phone and especially TikTok and do a lot of doom scrolling. Sometimes I feel like my phone takes away from other experiences in…

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