Chapter Six

So, there you are, sitting in front of the screen or peering down into your smartphone. It's been a long day and you feel the need to unwind. You have already spent a couple of hours on social media throughout the day, but you just keep going. There's something nice about how easy it is. Uncomplicated and yet in many ways more satisfying than TV because you are a direct participant and you never know what's going to happen. Will someone like your comments? Will someone new try to friend you? Will you discover something new about a friend? Maybe there is a good quiz coming up or a video with kittens? In many ways it is just like participating in a very unpredictable soap opera. And while all of this is going on your brain keeps you ...

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