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How Do I Initiate a Tech Intervention?

This Ask a Geek Girl question comes to us from our Community Assistant, who needs your help to initiate a tech intervention!

My brother needs an intervention—a tech one! I'm not kidding; he is so addicted to technology and it is causing him to lose money and friends. He always has to have the latest iPhone, iPad, computer, camera etc. even if he can't afford and/or his gadgets work perfectly. He even bought the white iPhone off Ebay for $600 (when he already had an iPhone 4). All he talks about is Steve Jobs, the newest Apple gadget, and what he recently read on "MacRumors" or other tech sites. Actually now that I think about it, he needs an Apple intervention. I am tired of him wasting his money on unnecessary tech items. Do you know anyone like this? What should I do?

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