Human behaviour

‘I don’t spend that much time on my device.’ Yeah right, say researchers

A Stellenbosch University-led study looked at how people self-report time on social media and its effect on data

24 May 2021 - 19:18 By tanya farber

Ask your children how long they’ve spent on their digital devices in the past few days, then measure that against a log downloaded onto the device.

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