Authors:Janarthanan Balakrishnan and Mark D. Griffiths
Socialmedia is increasingly being used for communicating, learning, and collaborating, and for a small minority has become a potential problematic, compulsive, and/or addictive habit ( Kuss & Griffiths, 2017
; Andreassen, Torsheim, Brunborg, & Pallesen, 2012 ). These studies maintain that not only the overuse of SNSs may lead to SNS addiction ( Andreassen et al., 2013 ), but also young generation’s addiction to socialmedia may be suffering from intrapsychic
specific online use motives (e.g., gaming, gambling, sex, socialmedia, and shopping) should be considered.
Regarding the personality determinants of PIU, a meta-analytic review noted the consistent role of the Big Five personality traits in the
governments link to one another in an effective manner.
From a broad perspective, the purpose of the present study is to provide a better understanding of innovation activity mediated by socialmedia, particularly the government's Twitter activity, a
Authors:I-Hua Chen, Chao-Ying Chen, Amir H. Pakpour, Mark D. Griffiths, Chung-Ying Lin, Xu-Dong Li, and Hector W. H. Tsang
-related activities (i.e., online gaming and socialmedia use investigated in the present study) during the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak, especially for schoolchildren. Furthermore, it is unclear whether schoolchildren's psychological distress has changed since the