Getting my life back, Part II - Smartphone Addiction

In my previous post about social media, I mentioned how quitting them made me use my smartphone less. However smartphone use is way more complicated, so below I will try to (briefly) express some of my thoughts and how-tos about this first world problem. Disabling Notifications Social media are not the only cause of annoying notifications on smartphones. Even in this new situation without any social media application on my Xiaomi Mi Max 2, I had to turn off various notifications from email accounts I don’t want to have push notifications on, application reminders, etc.
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Getting my life back, Part I - Social Media

Instagram Back in late 2017, during my first walks out as a completely new photographer, I had decided that whenever I found something really interesting, I would immediately transfer it from my camera to my smartphone and publish it on Instagram. Some of my photos were really successful, while others did not get the “likes” I believed they would. That was the first time I caught myself deleting the content that my (few) followers - mainly friends of mine - didn’t like.
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