At Google’s recent annual developer’s conference, CEO, Sundar Pichai revealed that more than 70% of consumers want help with striking a balance in their digital lives.
When you think about it, that’s not massively surprising. How many of us have found ourselves responding to texts during a family dinner? Seen the kids competing with smartphones for our attention? Or promised ourselves a digital detox…one day?
These kinds of scenarios are making us question the amount of time we spend on devices. But it’s not just personal experience that’s prompting us to consider our digital wellbeing.
The press has commented a lot lately on the effects of screen time. And who could forget Netflix’s CEO claiming that their biggest competitors were Facebook, YouTube and sleep!