On Sunday, families are being asked to spend the day from start to finish without any technology. It's part of National Unplugging Day after warnings that digital distractions are harming children's health and social skills. Kate Walby reports.
Families are being asked to switch off their computers, ipads and smartphones and take part in National Unplugging Day.
Parents and children are being asked to spend Sunday without any technology.
The Trust that runs the NHS in Cumbria has invested £10 million in new technology.
Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust hope the investment will lead to savings of £30 million in the future.
It will allow health providers to access patient information quickly. The Trust hope the new infrastructure will improve patient care.
Cumbria University has become the first in the world to accept the digital currency, bitcoins, as payment for tuition fees.
They are offering the first course in alternative currencies and have decided the best way to learn about bitcoins is to use them.
Fiona Marley Paterson has been finding out what bitcoins are.