Millenials and Mobiles Flipbook


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A flipbook looking at millenials and their use, over use, of mobile phones

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Millenials and Mobiles Flipbook

  1. 1. Changingtechnology:MillenialsAnd Mobiles
  2. 2.“I’d rather give up, like akidney, than my phone. Howdid you manage before?Carrier pigeons? Letters?” –Cameron KirkFlickr: Sino Banes
  3. 3. Phones used to be utilized for just that, phoning people. Nointernet or status updates or photographs to look at.Purchased from shutterstock
  4. 4. Now there are 775,000 apps available foriPhone users, 300,000 native to iPads.Flickr: hussbo
  5. 5. With heightened accessibility and technology‟s increasing importance andvalue to society an 8 year old can work a mobile phone better thanan 82 year oldPhoto: Claudi Moschi
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  7. 7. „“I think that cellphones are something that teenagers can‟t live withoutbecause we are always living in the now and technology allows usto be constantly updated on everything that is happening” seniorMatthew Douglas said.‟
  8. 8. It‟s said that the wealth of phone manufacturers isdue to versions.Flickr: lilalove
  9. 9. Classroom distractionsused to be note passingand spitballsFlickr:patborg67
  10. 10. Now it’s browsing instagram or twitter for an entire class.Mobile phones have made it much harder to payattention to your surroundings.Purchased from shutterstock
  11. 11. With the development of the smart phone came the development ofmore uses for it. It became a phone as well as an mp3, camera,computer, and credit card all in one.Flickr: mandyg-r
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  13. 13. Remember having to remember to bring your camera to events withyou? It is now the standard for a phones to come with a qualitycamera built in.Flickr: lauren35h
  14. 14. The Millenials have become a generation ofA friend’s instagram
  15. 15. Photography has also become less of a niche interest in teenagers, themajority of Millenials now use photo apps such as instagram and edit themas well.Photo:
  16. 16. “The whole world becomes a photoagency at that point. More so than everbefore.”Flickr: laurenhyssen23
  17. 17. Mobiles provide the Millenials with a constant distractionwithin arms reach. Along with social media apps, phones alsobecame video game consoles.Flickr: jason4phones
  18. 18. Mobile phones have changed the wayteenagers interact.A friend’s profile picture
  19. 19. Before smartphones typically you‟d call or text someone to know whatthey‟re doing, who they‟re with or where they are, now via Twitter,Facebook and Instagram you don’t even have to ask.
  20. 20. Computers are of lesser importance to the Millenials as beforebecause they can as easily surf the web on their phones.Flickr: adamfashion12
  21. 21. “One in fouryoung peoplesay they are“cell-mostly”Internet usersa percentagethat increasesto about halfwhen thephone is asmartphone.”
  22. 22. For many, mobile phones have become apart of the day’s outfit.With thousands of available cases for purchase dressing up your phone hasbecome highly fashionable and makes it even more personalized.
  23. 23. The implications that mobiles have had on the Millenialsare both good and bad, though the majority of thembadPhoto:
  24. 24. Mobile phones have helped to keep people connected, but at whatprice? Mobiles have meant that teenagers are never truly alone.Flickr: Artsy_Fartsy247
  25. 25. They are always messaging, viewing people‟s photos and thoughts. Sothat when they are alone, without their phone, they are not equipped todeal with it and often feel depressed
  26. 26. Mobiles have led millenials to rarely truly be focused on onething, their attention is split between multiple things atnearly all times.Photo:
  27. 27. Phones and the advancement of its functions has also led torelationship strain and hardships. Paranoia is also often caused ifyou are not getting a response but see them tweet.
  28. 28. Though the millenials are the future, and mobile phones will helpincrease productivity and are extremely significant to the economy, itis important to note the downfalls of millenial mobileaddiction and take steps to moderate mobile use.Flickr: malankz2
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