Buddhism scholars: Meditation apps are fueling tech addition

We are scholars of Buddhism who specialize in social media research. In August of 2019, we searched on Apple’s App Store and Google Play and found over 500 apps associated with Buddhism. The majority of the apps centered on the practice of mindfulness. Do these apps truly promote Buddhist ideals or are they a product of a lucrative consumer industry?

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