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DIGITAL DETOX: A CLEAN BREAK FOR YOU, CLEAN WATER FOR OTHERS

Full Cort Press, the high school blogger whose savvy and spirit have given me some much-needed hope for GenNext, is one week into her self-imposed digital detox—and instead of merely articulating the many ways in which it’s altered the pace and pattern of her days, she has, characteristically, found a way to make it beneficial for others as well. She’s linked to The UNICEF Tap Project, which ingeniously turns your minutes away from your cell phone into clean water for Third World children. I’ve downloaded the app myself. For one of my three phones, anyway. Yeah, I’m gonna be a tough nut to crack.