Can we please stop calling everyone 'addicted'? | Curio

Can we please stop calling everyone 'addicted'?

7 mins | Feb 15, 2022

For Nir, it is disrespectful, degrading, and disempowering. Everyone is familiar with the narrative that we're becoming increasingly addicted to the instant gratifications of social media. However, as Nir Eyal explains through five distinct points, most of us are not addicted. If we just start shifting our mindsets from 'addicted' to 'distracted', we can empower ourselves to hack back.

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