Researchers found that, worldwide, there are approximately 182 million people addicted to using the internet. A disease associated with addiction is also referred to as NetBRain.
According to scientists, NetBrain a technological disease in humans, which reached the stage cause narcissistic behavior, lack of attention, and the fear of dropping. People like this usually like to gamble online, using social networking, gaming sites, and applications on a regular basis.
Surprisingly, people with smartphones indicated three times more powerful than those exposed NetBrain who do not use it. This disease was discovered by researchers at the London-based VisualDNA. With the support of psychologist Dr. Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic of University College London.
A team of psychologists that analyzes the behavior of mobile users and the internet of 1,000 adults. They found 11 percent or 5.7 million adults in the UK suffer NetBrain.
The study also showed that those who suffer tend to be anti-social NetBrain, still using his cell phone despite being with friends.
This research provides evidence and views on social development and the effects of technology for the individual. NetBrain outbreak has spread. The most severe effects would include family life, in which one’s work will be mixed with family life