“A gaming addiction can be as dangerous as a drug or alcohol addiction.” That’s the claim of Camilla Poncia, a 40-year-old Chartered counseling psychologist from Bournemouth. She warned that: “Although I don’t come across cases of gaming addiction a lot; I have only seen one case of gambling in Bournemouth. But the introduction of online […]
Video gaming addiction is debated globally whether it truly qualifies as an addiction or not. Video gaming addiction can be defined as excessive use of computer games or video games, which impedes with a person’s everyday life. A study appearing in the medical journal pediatrics, conducted by research scientists Douglas A. Gentil, Ph.D., argued that […]
Jon is a student that admits he has suffered from gaming addiction in the past. He was addicted to League of Legends- a multiplayer online battle arena video game. “I started playing League of legends in 2012 then stopped in 2013, then picked it back up again in 2015. I spent £1,600 on accessories for the […]
The Queen Elizabeth school in Wimborne in Dorset have been working to inspire more students into engineering careers, in hope to change the national skills gap.
Public Health Dorset, are helping conduct a research study about the use of technology by over 65 year olds.
Digital doesn’t need to be toxic, but our hectic schedules sometimes cause us to forget about the more important things. When was the last time you made an effort to fully “switch off” for 24 hours? Can’t remember? You might find a digital detox is just what you need. Taking a step back from technology […]
A video piece showing two lively members of the digital generation discuss their tech habits