Tired of hearing advice on over usage of mobile phones? Most of us,every morning waking up with a headache would have made our self a promise not to netflix all through the night,isn’t it? Think about the bane becoming a boon.
“It’s time to watch our step”-says Vivek Wadhwa from Silicon Valley. To find solutions in the problem itself by redesigning products is what the tech-entrepreneur speaks about.
The Government of China mandates that game companies put in place user warnings beyond a certain number of hours; B Corp tech companies would have to warn users that their actions were perhaps unhealthy after they averaged more than, say, two hours of use per day over a week.
Designing apps and devices that takes a control of usage and monitoring health issues simultaneously is the budding idea of tech-health analysis. Apple engineers have already taken a move towards Digital Health, a series of tools to help users monitor how much time they spend on their devices and inside of certain applications.Is it a sensible idea? Or,Are we falling into the same pit again?
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