Solution for technology addiction is using the technology to solve. We will provide you 5 technologies from many trustful information technology news sites. Let’s read and get some more interesting tech news!
In the 2000s, the popular pastime of young people are still outdoor activities or meet directly. But now, most of the interest has been replaced by hourly surf the web and social networks or message applications. Currently, the average time one person spends on online is about 4.7 hours per day. It means that we will use one third of our lifetime on network. And now is the time we need to develop technologies to help protect ourselves from the technology. Try watching some interesting solutions below offline.
Alert Lamps to phone addiction
There is the incident of a girl was crashed by a car when she was staring into the phone and listen to music. After that, the city government Augsburg, Germany has installed more traffic lights on the sidewalk. Those are for those who bows on phone can see when they’re walking down the roadway. Sydney city from Australia has used the similar technology. Because they was experiencing pedestrian rate of fatal accidents increased by nearly 50% only from 2014 to 2015.
The applications help us less addicted to other applications
Applications such as Offtime, Flipd or Breakfree has the purpose to curb addiction of user applications. They blocks them from the apps such as Facebook, Twitter, email or any other application that makes us drowning. These applications can be the abuse control mode in technology version.
The application prevents us messaging too much
If you do not want to just plug into the Facebook Messenger or Snapchat wherever, try installing Lifesaver (application locks the phone when the user is driving) or SafeDrive (encourage drivers no texting while driving by reward points in exchange for a discount when shopping online).
Spyware help police apprehend those who use the phone while driving
In New York, lawmakers are seeking to reduce the number of fatal accidents due to traffic (reduced 8% in 2015) by providing a new device driver is Textalyzer worn on their belts. This device will help the police to the location of a driver on the road when detected the signal phone using of that driver.
Smart Glasses protect us from the screen
Chino Kim, a 28-year-old artist, was to escape life all day glued to the end of this screen to another screen but cannot throw all of them away from the living space should have devised a way to make them turn from vision without having to throw away. His project called screeners, using a webcam to scan the screen around to find a user. When discovered a certain screen, screeners will send a message to smart films on glass, making this film transfer murky color to users no longer see anything. With the heavy drug users, it is really an optimal solution.