Yassiry Gonzalez goes to bed early. But often she wakes up around 1 or 2 in the morning. And from then on, sometimes all the way through dawn, the New York City high school student is on her phone — on FaceTime with close friends, or looking through Instagram.
“Sometimes, I’m so tired that I’ll just fall asleep in school.” She estimates the all-nighters happen once or twice a week. And on the weekends? “There’s no sleep. No sleep.”
Looking back, 2018 may be the year that a critical mass of people started wondering: Am I spending too much time on my phone?
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