FoMO - How social media is causing a fear of missing out
You have just had an exhausting week. You finally come home, tiredly lie down on your bed and open up social media. Suddenly you are welcomed by a picture of your friend on a sunny beach on some tropical island. You suddenly think that while others are out there enjoying life, you’re just browsing on your phone. You feel anxiety and it’s called FoMO.
2nd National Conference on Internet Addiction Prevention.
Special emphasis was placed on the period of the COVID-19 pandemic and on the consequences of the use of screens, especially in the most vulnerable groups, such as children and adolescents.
Time of distance learning and its challenges for children
Searching for answers as children and adolescents return back to everyday life after the end of Covid related measures.
Responsible trading with cryptocurrency
Logout’s answer on new demands, which have appeared with cryptocurrency is in raising awareness around safety and person’s wellbeing when trading with cryptocurrency as well as offering psychological support to those who have problems with high-risk trading.
Why do you need more effort for video calls than for a live conversation?
In this time of isolation, when work and school have been moved to our homes, applications with voice and video calls have become key tools for communication with work colleagues, schoolmates, teachers, and also our relatives.
What would you like to choose, distance counselling or live counselling?
After one month of working from distance with our clients, we can find out only one thing. Definitely all clients as well as counselors want to continue with meetings in person as soon as possible.
Epidemy of social media and applications for self-monitoring
Due to an isolation and feelings of loneliness the majority of the population uses internet contents considerably more. Internet shops, internet solutions for distance working, as well as the internet entertainment industry are rubbing their hands as they are benefiting from it.
Recommendations for screen time during pandemic of COVID-19
It's becoming clearer, that also in the field of digital technology, we cannot do without early systematic education.
All of us are at home, what now? Logout family guide for living in era of isolation without devices
With a healthy measure of analogically digital interactions we test ourselves and people around us. We direct our attention in the environment and start to see things that were until now hidden to us.
Logout Week 2019
Train from Radeče to Ljubljana has some minutes delay. A group of young people is unbearably waiting, so that they can return back to ‘civilization’. They are tired, but satisfied, as they spent 6-days in Logout camp without technology.
Digitalisation of children: Can you use digital technology to strengthen or paralyse development of preschool children?
Digital technology, such as televisions, smart telephones, computers, tablets etc., have become part of everyday life, undoubtedly our children will be using them during their growing up periods. The key question about this is, how to use them, that they would not damage their health and development.