Association between screen time use, diet and other health factors — ScienceDaily

The era of the television brought with it the TV dinner — a fast, convenient meal that, while nutritionally questionable, meant the whole family could gather together on the sofa to enjoy “The Ed Sullivan Show” and eat their Swanson Salisbury steak, too.

Over the next several decades, advancements in technology and the ubiquity of streaming services has allowed for the proliferation of binge-watching culture, where hours spent sedentary rack up faster than “Jeopardy” points, and greasy fast food is only a few taps on your smartphone away.

Chris Wharton, assistant dean of innovation and strategic initiatives at Arizona State University’s College of Health Solutions, whose research interests include lifestylewide behavior change, wanted to know what kind of relationship the time we spend in front of screens has with various health behaviors and factors.

In a study recently published in BMC Public Health, one of the largest open access public

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DuckDuckGo calls on EU to reform Google Android choice screen

  • Google is facing calls to overhaul the bidding process for space on its Android ‘choice screen’ in Europe after competitor DuckDuckGo said it had been ‘priced out’ of the process.
  • The tech giant started letting competitors auction for space on Android phones after the EU slapped it with a $5 billion fine for anti-competitive behavior in 2018.
  • In a blog post, DuckDuckGo said the process was “fundamentally rigged by Google to benefit Google”. 
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Google is facing calls to overhaul the way its Android “choice screen” allocates space to rival search engines in Europe.

Unlike anywhere else, new Android phone owners in Europe are offered an on-screen choice about which search engine they may want to use as the primary search engine app on their phones.

That’s after the EU slapped Google with a $5 billion fine for anti-competitive behavior in 2018, saying it

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Amazon announces new Fire TV devices and a brand-new home screen that makes it easier to find stuff to watch

  • Amazon announced two new Fire TV products during its big online hardware event on Thursday.
  • Amazon’s Fire TV products compete directly with Roku and Apple TV, offering people access to popular apps such as Disney+, Netflix, Hulu and more. 
  • The new Fire TV Stick and Fire TV Stick Lite will be the first of Amazon’s streaming gadgets to offer a totally redesigned home screen experience, which includes support for user profiles and more.

Amazon unveils new hardware: Echo devices, Fire TV and new gaming streaming service Luna

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Amazon announced two new Fire TV products during its big online hardware event on Thursday. Amazon’s Fire TV gadgets compete directly with Roku and Apple TV, offering people access to popular apps such as Disney+, Netflix, Hulu and more. 

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Amazon says people are spending more time in front of TVs than ever before due to the

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Do we need a smartphone with a sliding flexible screen?

Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi is working on a concept smartphone with a flexible screen that slides around the body of the device. At least, that looks to be the case from a patent application to the US Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO), which was registered in 2019, but only published and commented on a few days ago by the website WindowsUnited.



a close up of a map: A diagram from the Xiaomi patent application, which shows a flexible display that slides around the device.


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A diagram from the Xiaomi patent application, which shows a flexible display that slides around the device.

For years, the form factor of smartphones remained more or less the same. But now with the arrival of edgeless and foldable displays, manufacturers are coming up with ingenious new ideas to stand out from the crowd. Among them is Xiaomi, which is developing a groundbreaking concept, which features a flexible display that slides around the body of the device on a mechanism located

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COVID-19 Outbreak- Global Smartphone Touch Screen Market 2020 Key Players, Industry Overview, Supply Chain and Analysis to 2025

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Sep 22, 2020 (The Expresswire) —
The global “Smartphone Touch Screen Market” report can help to understand the market and strategize for business expansion accordingly. in the strategy analysis, it gives insights from marketing channel and market positioning to potential growth strategies, providing in-depth analysis for new entrants or exists competitors in the Smartphone Touch Screen industry. Smartphone Touch Screen market for 2020 and to project the expected demand of the same by 2025. this market research study provides a detailed qualitative and quantitative analysis of the global Smartphone Touch Screen market. it provides a comprehensive review of major drivers and restraints of the market.

From raw materials to end users of this industry are analysed scientifically, the trends of product circulation and sales channel will be presented as well. Considering COVID-19, this report provides comprehensive and

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India’s latest budget phone brings 65W charging, 90Hz screen for under $240

Realme Narzo 20 Pro official

  • Realme has launched its Narzo 20 series of phones.
  • The top-end model features a 90Hz screen and 65W charging for ~$220.

Realme launched the budget-focused Narzo family of phones earlier this year, and it’s now followed up with the Narzo 20 series. The family consists of three devices, namely the Narzo 20 Pro, Narzo 20, and Narzo 20A. So what makes each device stand out?

The Narzo 20 Pro is the most impressive device of the lot, featuring a Helio G95 mid-range gaming processor, 65W charging, a 4,500mAh battery, and a 6.5-inch FHD+ LCD screen with a 90Hz refresh rate. The charging speed in particular means you can go from zero to 100% juice in just 38 minutes, with 14% capacity in just three minutes.

Realme’s Pro variant also serves up a 48MP quad rear camera setup (featuring an 8MP ultra-wide shooter and two 2MP sensors as well), a 16MP

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