Do you often walk whilst looking at your phone?  Can’t bear not to look when new notifications appear – even when you’re with company?  British – Swiss writer Johann Hari says it is not your fault in his new book Stolen Focus.

We are all up against an onslaught of tech, social media, apps that are all cleverly designed to suck us in.

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Produced By: Anthony Dockrill

Featured In Story: Johann Hari – Author and Journalist

First aired on The Wire, Tuesday 10 May 2022