Nowadays, mobile devices became for the smaller half of us something more than a simple communications device. It’s like the third arm of the second head and many people even take the device with them to the bed.
The recent investigation showed a scary statistics about the dependency of the American people from their mobile phones.
46% of all the people that took part in the research said they can’t live without their mobile devices and 54% said they can do without them for some time.
Nowadays, mobile devices became for the smaller half of us something more than a simple communication device. It’s like the third arm of the second head and many people even take the device with them to the bed. Another 10% of the questioned people said they would feel uncomfortable if the device would be missing for 24 hours.
The investigation included more than 15,000 people, owners of the smartphones and another interesting statistics have been gathered. It turns out that 51% of female participants reported they can’t do without phones while only 41% of male participants said the same. Also, the majority of the iPhone users agreed with the statement while only 43% of Android phones’ owners agreed with the statement.
The 2013 research showed that an average user is using its phone more than 150 times per day. And another study gives a slightly another number of 110 times a day.
What’s next? Will it be worse?