Thursday, February 29, 2024

Prepare for the Backlash Against Smartphones

There are several revolutionary items in the pipeline that will denounce the time squandered on smartphones.

The Anxious Generation by Jonathan Haidt comes out in March. It will be a rallying cry that will soon be joined by others.

[I have a smartphone but I'm reducing its usage and am seriously considering a return to a flip phone.]

This may be the precisely right time to go Old School.


Wally Bock said...

I suspect that Cal Newport's newest book will do the same. The tile is "Slow Productivity" and the release date is March 5, 2024

Michael Wade said...


I think you're right. He's been pretty skeptical of the digital trend.