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Negative effects of video games and computers

Anderson and Dill

210 psychology students were asked to play either Myst or Wolfenstein 3D for
30 minutes. After 15 minutes they were told to give a blast of white noise to a
fellow participant. Those playing the violent game gave…

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Found by interviewing 200 undergraduates that 17% said facebook made them
feel anxious, 635 delayed replying to a friend request, 32% said rejecting a
friend request led to feelings of guilt and 10% admitted disliking receiving friend
requests. Those who reported anxiety tended to have more online…


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