60% Of People Find Tech Stressful (But Social Media Annoys Less Than 1 In 10) [STUDY]

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Technology was, of course, supposed to make our lives easier. And it has, in many ways – certainly nobody wants to go back to a time before washing machines, ovens, refrigerators and air conditioning. But what about modern tech? Well, according to a new study, six out of ten people believe find technology stressful, and just 15.7 percent say that they aren’t stressed by technology at all. The worst offender was wi-fi (likely when hearing others pronounce it ‘wiffy’), which 12.4 percent of respondents said raised their blood pressure, ahead of the cloud (11.4 percent), and home networking/syncing (10 percent).

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