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Our Ridiculous Obsession Smartphones

Postby Don't Blink » 09 May 16, 11:01 pm

15 numbers that show how ridiculous our obsession with our smartphones has become.

1. The average smartphone user checks his or her phone 35 times a day.

2. Common Sense media just released a new survey that found that 50 percent of American teens admit that they “feel addicted” to their smartphones.

3. Close to 70 percent of parents and teens say that they have argued about smartphone usage.

4. 77 percent of parents say that “their teenagers were sometimes distracted by their phones or tablets during time spent together with family”.

5. Even though it is illegal in almost every state, 56 percent of parents confess that they check their mobile devices while drivig.

6. 51 percent of teens admit that they have seen their parents check their smartphones while driving.

7. A different survey found that 75 percent of all smartphone users admit that they have texted while driving at least once.

8. 70 percent of smartphone users check their phones “within an hour of getting up”.

9. 56 percent of smartphone users check their phones “within an hour of going to sleep”.

10. 61 percent of smartphone users admit that “they regularly sleep with their cell or smartphone turned on under their pillow or next to their bed”.

11. 48 percent of smartphone users check their devices over the weekend.

12. 51 percent of smartphone users check their devices continuously during their vacations.

13. 44 percent of smartphone users admit that they would experience “a great deal of anxiety” if the phone went missing and they were unable to replace it for a week.

14. One survey discovered that the average cell phone user is on the device for 3 hours and 8 minutes a day.

15. A different survey found that the average cell phone user actually spends 3.6 hours a day using it.
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Re: Our Ridiculous Obsession Smartphones

Postby mugley » 09 May 16, 11:23 pm

surprised some of those numbers are so low
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Re: Our Ridiculous Obsession Smartphones

Postby Jack Flash » 10 May 16, 10:29 am

:scratch: Was having trouble getting this page to open on my smart phone
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Re: Our Ridiculous Obsession Smartphones

Postby cerina » 13 May 16, 5:41 pm

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Re: Our Ridiculous Obsession Smartphones

Postby mugley » 16 May 16, 6:46 pm

:wtf: One in Ten check their phone during sex

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/women/sex/1- ... seriously/
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Re: Our Ridiculous Obsession Smartphones

Postby Don't Blink » 16 May 16, 9:40 pm

You look surprised

did you think it was 100% :lmao:
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Re: Our Ridiculous Obsession Smartphones

Postby mugley » 16 May 16, 10:11 pm

Don't Blink wrote:You look surprised

did you think it was 100% :lmao:
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Re: Our Ridiculous Obsession Smartphones

Postby Don't Blink » 16 May 16, 11:20 pm

:lmao:
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Re: Our Ridiculous Obsession Smartphones

Postby Angie G » 17 May 16, 12:17 pm

:laughingup:

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For some of the older folks posting here, phones have healthcare apps so you can keep an eye on yourself to make sure you're not over doing it
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