That could come from talking behind a computer or a cellular device all the time with texts instead of verbally speaking. The impact of social media is putting a negative effect on the younger generation. Social media is having negative effects on teenagers. Since teens can feel safe behind a screen they are a lot more comfortable doing things that they should be more cautious to doing. First example of this is sexual encounters online aka “sexting”.
Smart phones make cyber-bullying an easier crime to commit, due to easier access of internet. About 66% of children own cell phones; therefore, there is a high percent of cyber-bullying (Gerdes 38). Specifically, surveys show that about 25% of children speak up about being cyber-bullied (Haute). Cyber-bullies “repeatedly harass, humiliate, or threaten” the people they are targeting (Gerdes 38). Cyber-bullying can lead to “bullicide,” which stands for “suicide by bullying” (Gerdes 39).
Researchers have helped to make cell phones appealing to all ages in society. Cell phones have become easier to use because of the size, shape, and way they are now made. Back in the late 1900’s cell phones were large and bulky, and a person could only talk to someone. Now a day’s people can call and text a person, and see what someone is up to. One thing that has become popular to teenagers, and even adults now, that makes people want to stay on their technological things more is social media.
Now there is also the cons to having a cell phone. Students have become addicted to their cell phones. It is hard to find a group of teenagers who are not constantly on their phones, snapping “selfies”, updating a status, texting someone, or playing games (The Cell Phon... ... middle of paper ... ... trace. Other main cons are the fact that students could easily be distracted by technology in school. Students could access the internet and play games or play games that are pre downloaded to their phones.
Apple make the apps fun, relevant, it allows user easy to use and they will be more eager to purchase the apps. App Store has help in developing app more all rounded. They allow user easy to download all kinds of apps since app store is a platform which consist of all kinds of app. Apps have become an important and essential part of a smart phone. Apps have a long lasting impact since the mobile devices are more powerful.
Now from their devices people can access their emails and social media, check movie times or local weather, or even have high definition quality video calls with people around the world. It is safe to say that cell phones have made lives around the world easier. Cell phones also play an important role in modern relationships. They make it easier for couples to connect with each other when they are apart by texting one another, calling or even video chatting. Besides that, cell phones carry information that is valuable and important for relationships with features such as pictures, videos, notes, calendars and reminders.
Not only are the good to stay in touch with everyday life they’re also good to have if you’re in trouble. The impact of mobile phones on today 's youth is astronomical. All teenagers own a mobile phone and they know how to use them and they know how it works. However, mobile phones have become a problem to teenagers as mobile phones develop and as teenagers love to use them. In education, students can use phones to take pictures of notes for a chance to look back when they’re needed.
Since 1992 when the first concept of the smartphone was introduced, this modern technology has developed more and more quickly. Smartphones are very useful, which have made a huge difference in human daily lives. First of all, a smartphone is a mobile device with Internet capabilities. With these functions, it provides people not only means of communication but also a huge range of entertainment. Clearly, people can use smartphones to keep in touch with their friends and families all around the world.
Although many students are texting and surfing the web during class, Tindell and Bohlander research has shown that students find it inappropriate, yet continue to perform such act in class. Palen et al. (2001) found that tolerance for mobile phone use in public increased after participants became heavier users of the technology (Alobiedat, 2012). These studies show that mobile phone ownership, a degree
Smartphones provide easier way in handling tasks. They block the person’s way in achieving success especially among students. One of the major causes of this problem is that smartphones provide entertainment. Many students enjoyed the different applications in smartphones,when they got bored, they easily open their smartphones and download everything that they like, online games, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social media sites that attracts everyone.By thesesocial networking sites, it gets the attention of every student. Instead of studying their lessons, they tend to spend their time using smartphones.