I slept without my phone for a week, and now I want a new alarm clock

Get the Full StoryHaving trouble sleeping? Hit Snooze is Mashable's deep dive into the many ways to achieve a more peaceful slumber.

Recently, I've had to adjust to sleeping alone.

I've slept with the same companion for as long as I can remember, but lately I've been thinking that some time apart might be healthy. After years of sleeping no more than two feet away from this companion every night, I took the terrifying initiative to put some physical space between us. It wasn't easy, but it turned out to be a valuable learning experience.

To be clear, I'm not talking about distancing myself from another human being. The companion I decided to part ways with at night is my phone. Read more...More about Iphone, Sleep, Blue Light, Hit Snooze, and Culture