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Dinner Party Download: Net obsession, 'Just Salad' and more




The Salad Match app.
The Salad Match app.
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Every week we get your weekend conversation starters with Rico Gagliano and Brendan Newnam, the hosts of the Dinner Party Download podcast and radio show.

On tap this week:

Wasting Time on the Net? Here's An Electrifying Solution:

MIT students have created two ways to prevent social media addiction. One is a mousepad that shocks you if you spend too much time on certain sites, and the other is a program that will pay someone to call you up and shout at you if you spend too much time on Facebook.

An App for Single Salad-Lovers:

New York salad restaurant Just Salad launched a dating app called "Salad Match."

Female Doctors' Income Gap:

While the income gap is generally shrinking, in healthcare it has grown: Female doctors earn 56,000 less a year than male doctors.