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Why we should introduce speed bumps in our use of technology

Having the discipline to manage one's screen time is a boring, but important, endeavour. PHOTO: ISTOCKPHOTO
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SINGAPORE- At a recent technology conference I attended, an expert lamented in his speech that the topic of cyber security is "boring but important".

Indeed, there seems to be a relentless push in the technology sector for everything to be engaging, engrossing and entertaining, when the grim reality is that in life, not all things can be fun.

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