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Feedback at 5:00: Have You Taken A Digital Detox, For How Long?

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Thursday's Feedback at 5:00: 

Is your smartphone on your nightstand or at least within arms reach for most of the day?

Do you find yourself stopping what you're doing to take more pictures and videos, to post them online?

It might be time for a digital detox.

The Washington Post reports that places around the country are offering up ways to do just that.

The goal is to unplug from technology and focus on the present.

Some hotels are offering the option of tech-free stays, where you give up your devices when you check in, to force you offline and give your brain a break.

A recent e-marketer report shows the average user spends 23 hours a week online.

Have you ever tried to take a technology break -- and if so, how long did you go?

It's tonight's Feedback at 5:00.