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Pushing Pause on Technology

Visiting various websites – whether on my PC or smart phone — is starting to feel like dystopia Los Angeles from the movie Blade Runner… 1,190 more words

Julie Lary

Why are phones so addictive?

Have you ever found yourself scrolling aimlessly through Facebook or Instagram, not really paying attention to what you’re seeing or reading but nevertheless spending (or wasting) a good ten-fifteen minutes at it? 833 more words


17 Amazing Cell Phone Facts That Will Surprise You

What is the first thing you do when you wake up? No, it’s not brushing. It is checking your phone, right? But how much do you know about them? 943 more words


339. No mo' FOMO (Fear of Missing Out)

John 14:16 NKJV  And I will pray the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may abide with you forever—

One might think that… 312 more words

Fear NOT!

Nomophobia... How to get rid of your smartphone addiction?

Dropping whatever you’re doing to see a notification on your phone after hearing the “ding”, worrying whenever you see the low battery icon and wasting all of your day checking your social media platforms might all be symptoms of nomophobia! 296 more words

Grace Khairallah

#Nomophobia (Fear of being away from a mobile device, power source, or service area)

Nomophobia is a proposed name for the phobia of being out of cellular phone contact. It is, however, arguable that the word “phobia” is misused and that in the majority of cases it is another form of anxiety disorder. 17 more words

Mobile Technologies

Make peace, not nomophobia

According to mobileinsurance.com we spend an average of an hour and a half on our phones each day. This equals us spending 3.9 years on our phone during a lifetime. 163 more words