CIS100 PowerPoint Melissa Clark


Published on

  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

CIS100 PowerPoint Melissa Clark

  1. 1. Good and Bad of Cellular Phone Use<br />
  2. 2. A cellular phone is a mobile device used by individuals to make phone calls wherever they may be. A cell phone is not confined to an area, unless the service provider does not have service in that area.<br />Today cellular phones are used for: <br /><ul><li>Making phone calls
  3. 3. Texting individuals
  4. 4. Emails
  5. 5. Other services, depending on the service and the type of cellular device you own. </li></li></ul><li>Pro’s and Con’s of Cellular Use<br />
  6. 6. Convenience of making phone calls with cell phones <br />Cellular phones make it very handy to make phone calls when you are not able to be near a land line phone. <br />Cellular phones can be used almost anywhere.<br />The downside of cellular phone calls is that it distracts the driver from driving. <br />Making phone calls while driving can also cause accidents.<br />
  7. 7. Pro’s of texting with cell phones <br />With a cell phone, a person can text or make a phone call when he or she is stranded.<br />Texting can aid when cell phones <br />cannot be used to make phone calls. <br />
  8. 8. Con’s of texting <br />Texting While Driving Could Possibly Have The Same Results As This Video!<br />
  9. 9. Email Usage <br />Email usage with your cell phone can be useful when you will be away from your computer and need to still receive your emails. <br />Many phones today are email capable. <br />
  10. 10. Applications Can Be Addicting <br />Most cell phones come with applications pre-installed. (this means that they are already on the cell phone)<br />These applications can be for education, entertainment, or helpful on a daily basis.<br />The downfall is that using applications while trying to drive can distract you and cause you to wreck.<br />
  11. 11. Recap<br />In this PowerPoint you have learned the good and bad of cell phones. <br />You have also learned about what functions a cell phone can have. <br />Cellular phone use of any kind while driving can be dangerous.<br />
  12. 12. Conclusion<br />Cellular phones can be useful in many different situations. <br />When in an emergency situation, cell phones can be used to make phone calls to law enforcement, ambulance, fire department, tow trucks, and to call home.<br />Cell phones should not be used when driving. If you need to make a phone call, text, or email, pull over to the side of the road. This way you will not be putting you or anyone else in danger. <br />