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Will We All Be Nomophobics?

Here’s some strong evidence of what is happening to us all as we get more and more hooked to our wireless devices:

Nomophobia Article – Fast Company… 218 more words


What are you afraid of?

NO-MO-PHOBIA. The fear of being out of mobile phone contact is abbreviated from “NO-MObile-phone-PHOBIA.” According to Wikipedia, a 2010 British study coined the term to describe this modern affliction. 620 more words


Iphones...Androids...Perspective on Human Interaction.

I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.- Einstein

This quote has been tossed about and discussed for many years now, and really within this modern age I can’t think about any reason why this has not come true.

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China creates world's first sidewalk lane for text addicts

No doubt this idea will spread…

Nomophobians are breathing a sigh of relief in China.

The Chinese city of Chongqing has created the world’s first lane for mobile phone addicts who simply cannot put their beloved devices down – although before you roll your eyes, relax: It’s in a theme park, not the city’s actual sidewalks.

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Smartphone, Stupiduser


No, it has nothing to do with a fear of the tiny lawn ornaments resembling the Keebler elves. It is the term being used to describe the fear one experiences when they are without a cellular device. 488 more words

Silence will Fall

Silence. Silence will fail. Where’s the Doctor when you need him? 

We find ourselves constantly surrounded by noise. 

If you do a Google search on “silence” there are 66,200,000 results. 369 more words


Gonna get myself connected...

The exchange went something like this:

Friend: I Skyped you last night but you didn’t reply.

Me: I wasn’t on Skype last night.

Friend: But your status said you were online. 490 more words