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Binge watching traps teenage attentions

Binge watching traps teenage attentions

Spending excessive time on screen decreases teen health, productivity
Clara Bonomi and Tala El Qadah February 20, 2021

After arriving home from school, senior Madison Lerseth often finds herself binge watching TV shows for hours, prompting her to put off her homework and responsibilities until late at night. “I usually...

Netflix’s subscription count increased greatly over the last two months. Netflix gained over 6 million subscribers in 2020 with 182.9 million total.

Binge-watching increases due to shelter in place

Tala El Qadah, Reporter May 2, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE Rather than running around on a grassy field, many team athletes are turning to binge-watching as their spring sport. The current shelter-in-place order has left athletes with the extra time...

Sources: Fox KTVU, Statistica, Omnicore Agency

Press pause

Binge watching prompts a lack of control.
Gabriella Vulakh, Web Editor May 28, 2018

With a monthly fee as low as $7.99 for both Netflix and Hulu subscriptions, binge watching one of the thousands of shows and movies available for streaming online has become part of many teens’ daily...

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