Today, you'll most likely hear nothing apart from how wonderful social media technology is, and how it's bringing us all together. I have never shared this warm and fuzzy view of social media and always knew there was a dark side that society refused to face.

According to the article, it seems as though I wasn't just making things up in my own mind. It goes on to say, "South Korean experts have found that those who rely more on technology suffer a deterioration in cognitive abilities more commonly seen in patients who have suffered a head injury or psychiatric illness."