Virtual Addiction is for those net browsers who spend
hours and hours on the Web, in chat rooms, playing games,
viewing. For some, their compulsive behavior in cyberspace
escalates to a stage where it wreaks havoc at work or school
or leads them to neglect their real relationships.
Greenfield explains the nature of Internet addiction, with
special attention to new forms of relationships that have
appeared on the net. He lists twelve warning signs of internet
abuse and suggests a variety of concrete steps that addicts can
take to change their relationship with their computers.