My screen addiction is getting so bad that I’m willing to try this fake phone

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I’ve written before about my crippling screen addiction: it’s got to the point where reaching for my phone has become something of a reflex motion whenever I’m fidgety, anxious or even rudely awoken in the middle of the night. Vienna, Austria-based product designer Klemens Schillinger has a wacky idea that might help curb my constant need to fiddle with my phone. His Substitute Phone features no silicon circuit boards, no Gorilla Glass protecting an LCD display, and no electronics whatsoever.   Instead, it’s a piece of plastic that’s fashioned into the shape of a smartphone (mimicking even the weight of…

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