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October 28, 2010

Photo Illustration by Jaren Wilkey/BYU

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Our Brains Are Wired to Respond to Text Messages

Smartphones are addictive and our brain’s instinctively respond to pings and social media updates, triggering dopamine rewards that make it a pleasure to check your phone. The expectation of text messages and the dopamine reward override the judgment of the prefrontal cortex where most judgment and reasoning occurs. Click here to get the full story. 

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