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Watch out: you may be suffering from Nomophobia!

Here’s a question that’s likely to pop up in pub quizzes: ‘What is nomophobia?’

Answer: it’s a fear of being out of mobile phone contact. 637 more words



Many of us will answer an emphatic “NO” to the above question, because we might tend to conclude that being anti-social is when we don’t mix up with friends, party with them, or visit fun places as often as we should; instead we’d rather concentrate on our phone and chat away. 1,061 more words


Penyakit Berbahaya Itu Bernama Nomophobia

Fenomena nomophobia yang saat ini semakin populer di kalangan pengguna ponsel pintar menjadi topik yang sangat menarik untuk diperbincangkan. Apalagi, berdasarkan data survey yang saya dapatkan di internet menunjukkan bahwa pada tahun 2008, penderita nomophobia di Amerika mencapai 53%. 577 more words


The Secret to Being Connected and Not Consumed

Social media, without a doubt, has taken over the lives of many people all over the world. People now spend more time on social media than they do with their pets, social media addictions have greatly reduced the amount of daily physical activity people engage in, and now smart phones are becoming as commonly found with someone as a wallet and coat. 467 more words


How to Break Your Cellphone Addiction | SafeBee

via How to Break Your Cellphone Addiction | SafeBee.

Does the thought of being without your phone make you agitated? Fight back against nomophobia…

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Science & Technology

'Nomophobia': Is cellphone addiction real?

(PIX11) – Researchers call it “nomophobia.” It’s the fear of being without your phone. Some have proposed putting it in the DSM, the standard manual used by scores of psychologists to diagnose mental disorders. 425 more words


Dealing with Nomophobia on Set

Many independent filmmakers face a cast and crew filled with nomophobia on closed sets. It’s a psychological issue that touches approximately 94% of people who fear being out of mobile phone contact. 417 more words