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Advocates Condemn Psych Techniques ­sed to Keep Kids Online

Boys, screens, Jakarta, Indonesia

In this Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 file photo, youths look at computer screens at an Internet cafe in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Credit: AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana

Children's advocates want the American Psychological Association to condemn the tech industry's practice of using persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens.

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