Smartphones are everywhere and it's hard to do without them. Many users are addicted to surfing the internet, checking emails and reading the latest news. How can we rein in that behavior? What are the health effects of excessive smartphone use?
Our kids might be addicted to smartphones, but then so are we. What are the odds of an old card game sorting us all out? Surprising, says DW's Tamsin Walker.
A German internet expert says children under 14 should be banned from using smartphones. She says the technology drastically raises their risk of exposure to damaging pornographic content.
Computers, tablets, phones, TVs — surely the hours spent staring at these screens are somehow affecting our eyesight. But where's the science, and can "computer glasses" really help? DW asked an expert.
The Gamescom in Germany is Europe's biggest trade fair for interactive games. DW talked with media scientist Jörg Müller-Lietzkow about gaming addiction, with the expert in the middle of a virtual car race.
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