Our minds may be controlled by social networking sites
Our minds may be controlled by social networking sites
Several individuals use Facebook and other social networking sites for interacting with others and gaming amongst other purposes. We get sucked into these websites since they provide self-relevant information and also have a bearing on our social status. These can be considered as the slot machines in casinos which pay out information as a reward. However, excessive obsession with these websites has lead to 'social networking addiction' and its high time that companies redesign their services to negate the risks of such addictions.

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Scientific publication: https://bmcpsychiatry.biomedcentral.com/