Is Internet Addiction Real?

The recent murder of a mother in China, by her 16-year-old daughter, is suspected to be retribution for being forced to go to one of the country’s notorious internet addiction boot camps. Chen Xinran (not her real name) had been abducted after leaving work – she had dropped out of school – and taken to

The Sex and the City Phenomenon

Sex and the City became an iconic television programme from the first day of its release in 1998. Even those who scorn it are familiar with the four central woman characters: Carrie (the protagonist), Miranda, Samantha and Charlotte. This popular show aired until 2004, with two spinoff films following it and even a prequel television