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Report: 40 Percent of Internet Users 'Addicted'

More than four in ten people are addicted to Internet use, according to a university study. The researchers put respondents into five categories on what they are calling an "Internet addition spectrum." Researchers at the University of Surrey in the ... United Kingdom asked 796 participants a range of questions about the way they use the Internet, including their emotions and motivations. They then looked for similarities between respondents to come up with the categories. (Source: ) Growing Unease The first category, Casual Users, covered 14.86 percent of respondents. They mainly ... (view more)

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