TikTok is now starting to prompt users to take a break after a certain amount of time. Photo: AFP
TikTok is now starting to prompt users to take a break after a certain amount of time. Photo: AFP
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TikTok adds ‘screen time breaks’ for addicts unable to stop scrolling

  • After Instagram added an artificial end to its feed of posts, TikTok is now starting to remind users to leave it after a certain amount of time
  • Social media addiction has been linked with various negative health impacts, notably depression in younger people

TikTok is now starting to prompt users to take a break after a certain amount of time. Photo: AFP
TikTok is now starting to prompt users to take a break after a certain amount of time. Photo: AFP
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