With the spread of the novel coronavirus, the world started spending more time at home as a precaution, and the more time people spent at home, the more they surfed the web.

“So it started to put people at even greater risk for technology addiction,” social media expert Deniz Unay told Anadolu Agency.

Unay, who shared his ideas on technology addiction and digital detox during the time of the pandemic, said COVID-19 has affected people more than anything else and “made them stay at their homes,” adding that staying isolated and avoiding physical contact is the biggest duty for

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