It’s not you. Phones are designed to be addicting.

The 3 design elements that make smartphones so hard to put down, explained by Google’s former design ethicist.

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+5 1. ringmaster commented 112 days ago

Yes, let's turn Snotr into a slot machine that attracts new viewers and members :)
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+2 2. abbb053 commented 112 days ago

I hate the word 'addicting'!

Why?

Because it sounds incorrect and stupid, but actually fine to use in place of 'addictive' which sounds so much more appropriate.

Am I alone on this one?
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+1 3. Natan_el_Tigre commented 111 days ago

#2 Probably not. Keep up the good work; you're half way there: denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance. :P
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+2 4. abbb053 commented 111 days ago

#3
When I first read your reply, I began to feel depressed about this whole thing. But now, I accept that the world is not perfect and have moved onto the next Snotr Video.