I like the sound of my own voice – but does that make me a narcissist? | Life and style- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

I was on the phone to a friend recently, blathering away as usual, when I realised that there was no one on the other end of the line. How long ago had this happened? I checked my phone and discovered, to my horror, that the call had ended almost five minutes ago. In the pub […]

Screened Out review – screentime doc knows how to press your buttons | Film – Blog – Emails

With this enthusiastic, info-taining documentary Jon Hyatt runs the risk of stating the bleeding obvious by elaborating on facts everyone is already aware of: staring at your phone for too long is bad for your mental health, evidence is growing of the harmful impact of screens on children’s brains, tech companies design apps to exploit […]

TBWA Singapore’s Ara Hampartsoumian: why we’re invested in mindfulness- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

In our current new predicament, I’m asked a lot of questions. How is business faring? How will you sustain yourselves? How will Singapore’s largest creative agency stand the test of COVID-19? All good, but ‘crystal ball’ type questions with the uncharted waters this Pirate Collective is sailing. But it is rare for anyone to ask […]

Don’t despair if your child is glued to a screen, it may be keeping them sane | Amy Orben | Opinion- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Should we start to use “physical distancing” instead of “social distancing”? Those keen on the change argue that, despite being physically apart, we can still be socially together. So we can connect and support each other even when avoiding unnecessary face-to-face contact. Sure, change the label. But it won’t change the reality of what might […]