CrackBerries and games addicts: Beware an internet hit

 作者:段庋     |      日期:2017-04-23 01:01:00
By Paul Marks From virtual gaming to social media and smartphones, we are surrounded by online technology – and it’s proving unhealthily addictive WHEN does our predilection for internet technology cross over into harmful, addictive behaviour? It’s a question that is taxing law-makers and health professionals. For some, the idea that technology can be addictive is simply wrong-headed (see “User or abuser?”). That notion may soon be tested in the American courts. Last month, 51-year-old Craig Smallwood, an online gamer, was given leave by a court in Hawaii to proceed with a lawsuit against NC Interactive,