Ghanaians have generally drawn closer to cell phones in modern times, as a lot is done on these devices on a daily basis.
It is common to see people focused on them wherever they find themselves, and engaged in a myriad of activities intended to bring results.
YEN.com.gh has closely examined the situation, and brings to you 6 reasons why some people find it hard to let go of their phones:
Some of the modern forms of technology and communication takes place via our phones. Calls, messages and data-related activities could keep users engrossed in their mobile devices for a long time.
For the purposes of either reducing stress or fueling one’s creativity, games on mobile phones could keep some people focused on their phones for a long time. This could ultimately lead to an addiction for the game(s).
For educational or another reason, mobile phones serve an important purpose when it comes to research. With a few clicks, the phone user could make good use of the internet.
4. Holy Scriptures
In modern times, some people download scriptural applications that aid the user when there is the need to make reference to something. This phenomenon is believed to be gradually replacing the use of printed materials in religious gatherings.
5. Date & Time
With a glance, one could easily determine the date and the time of the day. This helps those who may not have wristwatches or other devices that could help in that respect.
6. Social Media
Social media has is here to stay, as a substantial number of trending cell phones give the user the ability to download and make use of such applications. These platforms can keep users engaged for a long period of time.
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