Daniel Lende: The Psychology of Constantly Checking Twitter

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Oct. 14 2012 9:12 AM

Daniel Lende: The Psychology of Constantly Checking Twitter

Is addiction more about receiving pleasure or habitual craving? And how does this relate to my constantly checking my Twitter feed? I considered the question with Daniel Lende, a professor who works in the field of "neuroanthropology."

You can watch the whole conversation on Bloggingheads.tv.

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