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3.45 PM. 356Q – Electronic City to KBS Volvo. It has been a cloudy day and started drizzling outside. David John, a cop surprisingly dressed in mufti this evening, was flipping through the newspaper seated in the second last row. 2,194 more words

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6 Things Nigerians Who Have Phone Anxiety Can Totally Relate With

The question you may ask is how can someone be anxious because of their phone? Ordinarily, you are supposed to be attached or addicted to your phone as you receive calls and chat on instant messaging platforms. 382 more words

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6 Things Nigerians Who Have Phone Anxiety Can Totally Relate With

The question you may ask is how can someone be anxious because of their phone? Ordinarily, you are supposed to be attached or addicted to your phone as you receive calls and chat on instant messaging platforms. 383 more words

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WORD: Nomophobia

Nomophobia is a proposed name for the phobia (intense, irrational fear) of being out of mobile 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. 356 more words

PostaDay

Let yourself be bored

Today, I was to pickup somebody on the busstation. I was reaching for my smartphone in my right pocket to realize it wasn’t there. My phone is on my couch, at home. 249 more words

NOMOPHOBIA, A NEW SYNDROME

Have you ever felt great fear of being without your mobile phone?

Recent studies confirm an increasing syndrome named nomophobia which means “no-mobile-phone-phobia”.

Fear, anxiety, distress and panic attacks are symptoms that some people experience when not having their phone. 344 more words

IRIANS

Phone-Cool

I am very conscious of the irony inherent in me writing a blog post on my phone, about an exhibition exploring the serious issues underlying the relationship generation Z holds with their phones. 366 more words

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