Cellphones Affects Teenagers

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How do cell phones affect young adults?Rayan DaghistaniJune 2015 Cell phones have become an addiction, such as drugs and alcohol. Have you ever thought why our social skills have changed in the former decade? Katherine Bindley in When Children Text All Day, What Happens To Their Social Skills? Said, “It 's true many of us don 't exercise our face-to-face socialization muscles as frequently as we did before the age of smartphones” (2011). Using Cellphones nowadays has become as oxygen we cannot live without it. However, it has become a worldwide and useful technology and it made easy for us to communicate and socialize with it through[CW1] the world. Merlo said, “They’re actually beginning to interfere in…show more content…
Merlo indicates that one of the problems in using cell phones, which is, can cause addiction to the person who use it. The young adults are curious about people’s life in social media, so they feel that they have to be connected to social media as cited in Birdwell (2007[CW2] ). I agree with author because nowadays it is[CW3] has become a habit and it is obvious in people, even me. Most of adolescents now have to check their phone constantly if there are any new updates popping out in their social media apps. Therefore, it is similar to smoking cigarettes that people usually cannot stop smoking it. For example, when I go to a coffee shop with my friends, we are supposed to make small conversations. However, that is not what is happening because they cannot get through this gathering without checking or texting. Therefore, it has become a sign of cell phone…show more content…
Nowadays young adults are trying to be more connected with their social life, such as in college, and high school. Cell phone now[CW4] considered as the best way to socialize with people. Even though, young adults understood that in a wrong way. Because now technology has increased through the world and made it simple for those teenagers to communicate with their friends. So many of them considered[CW5] [CW6] it as the only way to socialize and communicate with their social life, due to they are following the method of this new generation of texting and tweeting. Prefer[CW7] redness is one of the problems that affect those young people, because they start to prefer texting instead of talking in front[CW8] of them or calling them. That led[CW9] them to avoid talking face to face with people even their own friends. Therefore, some young adult’s think, if they go to talk to their friends face to face, or to make new friends face to face might annoy them[CW10] . Because they think, it is not appropriate to do that in this generation of cell phones[CW11] . Bindley said, “What happens to the development of those skills if you 've had a phone to stare at every time you didn 't want to make eye contact while waiting in line?” (2007). That definitely will lead their social skills to reduce to nothingness in the short term. However, young people dream to be famous and
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