Negative Effects Of Smart Phones Essay

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Smart phone bring us convenience but it also give impacts to people. Smart phone affect how people change their behaviour and attitude. Other than changing personality of a person, smart phone represent as social status of someone.

Some of the people started to become anti-social after having a smart phone especially young children. In new era, everyone was busy looking at their smart phone. Even the young children nowadays have their own smart phone. Children tends to stay at home and play with the games in their smart phone rather than go out to play with their friends. Smart phone started to replace children’s childhood, children will addicted to their smart phone games and less contact with other people. Children will start to feel
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People will get distracted when the smartphone notification is pop up, especially people who forget to turn off their phone into silent mode when working and it will affect the product of their work. It is same goes to students nowadays, students’ memory become poorer because too dependent on smartphone. The date of important events, people’s contact number, reminder in the smartphone will ‘share responsibility’ with human’s minds. This causes human lazy to use their mind to think, reduce people’s intelligence and attention spans. According to the researchers at University Of Texas, people who have smartphone within eye shot are worse to conduct work and remember information. Many of car accidents case are likely caused by smartphone. Many people like to use their smartphone when they are driving. However, people start to addicted to their smartphone and develop bad habits on themselves, examples like taking photo of their meals before eat, taking ‘selfie’ all the time and update a simple social status like “ I am hungry”. According to American Psychiatric Association (APA), taking ‘selfie’ is officially confirm as mental disorder. This mental disorder is called selfitis, and is defined as the obsessive compulsive desire to take photos of one’s self and post them on social media as a way to make up for the lack of self-esteem and to fill a gap in

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