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Are you caught on the web

  1. 1. Are you caught on the Web?<br />Smart Phone Addiction<br />
  2. 2. A smartphone is any type of cell phone that has additional features such as access to the internet, email, and instant messengers. <br />It doesn’t matter if it’s an<br />iPhone, Android, Nokia or a BlackBerry…<br />Soure: The Windermere Word<br />Photo: digitaltrends<br />
  3. 3. Source: Crowd Science<br />Photo: tabor-roederflikr<br />1<br />5<br />…<br /> a new survey finds smartphoneusers are addicted to their high-tech toys. <br />
  4. 4. With the highest addiction rate at of iPhoneowners at<br />Source: Crowd Science<br />Photo: williamhook<br />26%<br />
  5. 5. 60%<br />of respondents admitted to being "very" or "quite" addicted to the internet, <br />50%<br />while over are addicted to their mobile phones.<br />Source: Crowd Science<br />Photo: NICOLE WILLIAM<br />
  6. 6. Social networking now eats up twice as much of our online time as any other activity. According to new stats from Nielsen, sites like Facebook and Twitter now account for of time spent on the web.<br />22.7%<br />
  7. 7. 428 million mobile devices were sold in the first quarter of 2011<br /> representing a 19% increase year-over-year. <br />This growth is mainly due to smartphone sales, which were at 100.7 million<br /> an 85% year-over-year increase.<br />Source: mobilenews<br />Photo: Mile High Home Finder<br />
  8. 8. of young children aged 6 to 9 own cell phones <br />22% <br />60% <br />Source: cmch<br />Photo: cellhpone channel<br />of older children aged 10 to 14 are in the same situation.  <br />
  9. 9. It is estimated that… <br />Source: cmch<br />Photo: googleimages<br />54% <br />of children aged 8 to 12 years will own a cell phone within the next three years. <br />
  10. 10. 59.2%<br />Over half of all teenagers ( )admitted to taking information straight from the internet and using it for schoolwork without reading it, nor changing it. Also, almost a third of the teenagers ( )think that this is an acceptable thing to do, even if it indeed is plagiarism. <br />28.5%<br />Source: spreadtheword<br />Photo: wordart<br />
  11. 11. of 11-18 year olds surveyed admitted that text shortcuts damaged the quality of their written English, particularly in <br /> terms of spelling<br />1<br />3<br />Source: cellularnews<br />Photo: samanthadehart<br />
  12. 12. Parents claim their sons and daughters show signs of depression and apprehensiveness when they are unable to locate their phone. <br />Source: Crowd Science<br />
  13. 13. accidentscaused by cellphoneuse during driving have contributed to <br /> approximately 20% of all fatal car accidents? <br />Source: Crowd Science<br />Photo: tabor-roederflikr<br />
  14. 14. If their smartphone fell in a public toilet…<br />57%<br />of respondents would fish it out.<br />Source: Crowd Science<br />Photo: tabor-roederflikr<br />
  15. 15. Source: Crowd Science<br />Photo: tabor-roederflikr<br />41%<br />41 percent of cell phone users say they multitask by making phone calls while commuting or waiting<br />
  16. 16. Are You Addicted?<br />