The Top Five Apps for Beating Addiction

To grasp the scale of addiction in the United States, consider these statistics: excluding tobacco, ov.....»»

Category: topSource: redherringOct 12th, 2018

I had a bit of an app addiction. Until these apps saved me.

I tested half a dozen apps to fight digital addiction. These helped me kick my Youtube habit (for now)......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 29th, 2018

Developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction — with an app

Our phones can make us distracted, stressed and depressed. A growing number of apps aim to help us reclaim our lives......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 17th, 2018

Rebel developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction — with an app

Our phones can make us distracted, stressed and depressed. A growing number of apps aim to help us reclaim our lives......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 17th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Apple takes aim at iPhone addiction with new apps

The new controls aim to help curb the amount of time spent on iPhones and iPads, and let parents remotely track and limit their children’s use — a response to growing concerns......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 5th, 2018

Here are all the new ways Apple will help you combat your smartphone addiction in iOS 12 (AAPL)

Apple Apple introduced new tools to combat smartphone addiction at WWDC, its annual developer conference. The new tools allow you to set limits on how much you're using certain apps, group your notifications, and enable "Do Not Dis.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 4th, 2018

Google"s next version of Android will tell you exactly how addicted you are to your phone (GOOG, GOOGL)

Suzanne Plunket/Reuters Amid growing concern about "smartphone addiction," Google is going to start telling users exactly how much time they spend on their phones and set time limits on apps. .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 8th, 2018

Teens would rather break their bones than lose their phones

With access to apps that instantly connects us to millions of users, much of our day is spent hunched over a screen. Adam Alter, author of ''Irresistible,'' explores the rise of technology addiction - specifically in teenagers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 25th, 2018

TikTok, the Chinese app taking the social media world by storm

Chinese social media apps have struggled to win over users beyond their home turf. TikTok is changing that......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral48 min. ago

Mexico"s Walmex reports third quarter net profit of 8.7 billion pesos

Mexican retailer Walmart de Mexico reported third-quarter net profit on Thursday of 8.7 billion pesos ($464 million), modestly beating analysts' expectations......»»

Category: topSource: reuters10 hr. 3 min. ago

The Margin: Ban billionaires? Capitalism takes beating at the hands of Teen Vogue and others

In recent days, as more and more headlines paint the picture of a widening chasm between the rich and the poor and voters rally around progressive candidates like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the rhetoric has really ramped up. And the media is ON it......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch14 hr. 3 min. ago

Grant awarded to expand opioid treatment to Medicaid population

A three-year federal grant will allow three area health providers to expand access to medication-assisted treatment to Medicaid recipients with opioid addiction. The $1.5 million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals14 hr. 33 min. ago

5 Quality ETFs for a Healthy Portfolio

We have highlighted five quality ETFs that could enjoy smooth trading and generate market-beating returns in a rocky market. After registering the best quarterly gains .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nyt16 hr. 47 min. ago

The Next Major Windows 10 Update Will Let You Delete Built-In Apps

Do you hate the built-in Windows apps? Many people do because they don’t know how to properly delete them, and they know they are.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalk17 hr. 2 min. ago

Beating The Semiconductor Slump: Skyworks Solutions Or Qorvo?

Beating The Semiconductor Slump: Skyworks Solutions Or Qorvo?.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaOct 18th, 2018

New outpatient addiction-treatment center to target commuters, working professionals

A new outpatient addiction-treatment center has opened just around the corner from Grand Central Terminal. The location of Elevate360 isn't a coincidence. Founder and executive director Sarah Church... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 17th, 2018

Google To Charge Phone Makers For Its Apps In The EU

Google is changing the way it bundles its suite of apps in Europe. The search giant will now charge Android phone makers that want to pre-install its apps like Gmail, Maps and YouTube in the EU. The decision from Google […] The post Google T.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 17th, 2018

Apple cracks down on apps that take advantage of users, BI reports

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 17th, 2018

World stock recovery loses steam as European auto sector takes beating

A recovery by global stocks proved short-lived as warnings over a slowing European auto sector soured an upbeat mood, while Wall Street was set for a slightly lower open after enjoying its best session in eight months the previous day......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 17th, 2018

IBC Foundation gives Caron $185K to support its battle against opioid addiction

IBC Foundation's grant will be used by Caron to expand its substance abuse disorder education and prevention initiatives throughout southeastern Pennsylvania......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2018

Netflix shares jump 12% in thin premarket trade after forecast-beating results

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 17th, 2018