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# switch-off - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Pope Francis says put down your phones and turn off the TV this Lent
# Ash Wednesday
# Ash Wednesday

Pope Francis says put down your phones and turn off the TV this Lent

Feb 26th 2020, 9:46 PM 34,897 Views 86 Comments

“It is the time to give up useless words, chatter, rumours, gossip, and talk and to speak directly to the Lord,” the pontiff said.

# switch-off - Monday 14 May, 2018

12 little things you can do to switch off if the referendum is getting too much for you
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From The Daily Edge
# Switch Off

12 little things you can do to switch off if the referendum is getting too much for you

May 14th 2018, 4:00 PM 4,096 Views 1 Comment

We all need to look after ourselves.

# switch-off - Friday 5 May, 2017

Giving toddlers tablets and smartphones can 'harm their speech development'
# Screen Time
# Screen Time

Giving toddlers tablets and smartphones can 'harm their speech development'

May 5th 2017, 4:08 PM 16,910 Views 40 Comments

Every half hour a toddler spends with a smartphone increases their risk of delayed speech by 49%, say researchers.

# switch-off - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Here's how to tell if you're addicted to Facebook
# Switch Off
# Switch Off

Here's how to tell if you're addicted to Facebook

Sep 13th 2014, 8:15 AM 17,530 Views 29 Comments

It might be time for a ‘digital detox’.

# switch-off - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Irish people just can't switch off from their gadgets
# Connected
# Connected

Irish people just can't switch off from their gadgets

Apr 23rd 2013, 10:21 AM 7,272 Views 26 Comments

Respondents admitted to checking email constantly – even on holidays – and 19 per cent even said they had agreed to something without realising while using a digital device.

Poll: Do you take "technology breaks"?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you take "technology breaks"?

Apr 23rd 2013, 10:00 AM 8,361 Views 38 Comments

A new eircom survey says that 1.3 million Irish people want to stay connected 24/7.