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# digital-detox - Friday 14 June, 2019

Opinion: Quitting social media enriched my life hugely - would you dare to hit delete?
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# Opinion

Opinion: Quitting social media enriched my life hugely - would you dare to hit delete?

Jun 14th 2019, 7:00 AM 33,521 Views 56 Comments

I had a thousand Facebook friends but no one begged me to stay, writes Laoighseach Ní Choistealbha.

# digital-detox - Sunday 25 November, 2018

Here's what happened when I tried to curb my 7 hour-a-day phone habit
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# Get Off Your Phone

Here's what happened when I tried to curb my 7 hour-a-day phone habit

Nov 25th 2018, 11:00 AM 7,215 Views 0 Comments

Average results, to say the least.

# digital-detox - Saturday 22 April, 2017

No Facebook, no WhatsApp: Three things we learned from a digital detox
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

No Facebook, no WhatsApp: Three things we learned from a digital detox

Apr 22nd 2017, 8:15 PM 4,643 Views 13 Comments

Housemates Dermot and Darren decided to undertake a digital detox to try and spur them on to use their phone less. As part of our Live A Better Life series, they tell us what they learned.

# digital-detox - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Could you give up all online contact for 24 hours?
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# Press Pause

Could you give up all online contact for 24 hours?

Nov 19th 2016, 12:00 PM 14,863 Views 32 Comments

It’s one of the less traditional suggestions for this year’s Concern Fast – along with dropping ‘vocalised pauses’.

# digital-detox - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

15 million people in the UK have done a "digital detox"
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# Off The Net

15 million people in the UK have done a "digital detox"

Aug 10th 2016, 7:00 PM 23,326 Views 31 Comments

But have you? Have your say in our poll.

# digital-detox - Saturday 16 January, 2016

'A tour to the past of 15 years ago': Turning off technology for a weekend
# Downing Tools
# Downing Tools

'A tour to the past of 15 years ago': Turning off technology for a weekend

Jan 16th 2016, 10:00 AM 11,991 Views 21 Comments

A group of people will be meeting at a hotel in Donegal next weekend for a digital detox.

# digital-detox - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Opinion: Could you quit ALL social media for a month?
# Digital Detox
# Digital Detox

Opinion: Could you quit ALL social media for a month?

Jan 20th 2015, 3:00 PM 83 Views 40 Comments

If excessive phone or social media usage is something you’re aware of, take back your power with Facebook Free February.

# digital-detox - Monday 10 November, 2014

Opinion: How to find razor-sharp focus in the age of distraction
# Creativity
# Creativity

Opinion: How to find razor-sharp focus in the age of distraction

Nov 10th 2014, 8:00 AM 104 Views 11 Comments

You can be productive and creative – but first you need to focus.

# digital-detox - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Opinion: Can 'digital detoxing' help tech companies to grow?
# Tech Overload
# Tech Overload

Opinion: Can 'digital detoxing' help tech companies to grow?

Oct 18th 2014, 7:00 PM 83 Views 1 Comment

The number of emails, Skype calls, Basecamp updates, Facebook notifications can be never-ending and more importantly – very time consuming.

# digital-detox - Friday 28 June, 2013

'Digital retreats' offered to internet burnouts
# Digital Detox
# Digital Detox

'Digital retreats' offered to internet burnouts

Jun 28th 2013, 9:00 PM 7,069 Views 7 Comments

Even the Westin Hotel in Dublin offers visitors a ‘detox pack’ in return for their smartphones and tablets for their stay.