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

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The Salad Match app. Just Salad

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. 

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