Smartphones. We carry them with us all the time. They are our companions, they help us find the information we need within seconds, they even speak to us. It is hard to imagine living without them. But does the constant availability of data in our pocket influence how we learn, think and work?
Digital Amnesia explained: Today you can unlock a whole universe of facts with a swipe of your smartphone. But do you struggle to remember any of your friends’ phone numbers? Kaspersky Lab’s David Emm explains the phenomenon of Digital Amnesia and how it affects us.
Friend in my pocket: Do we love our smartphoness more than our friends? Are we more productive with or without phone? Why can we not keep our fingers off our phones? Only three of a number of questions which psychologists at the universities of Würzburg and Nottingham Trent examined for us.
Seriously in love? Marrying a smartphone - a strange idea? So thought Aaron Chervenak for most of his life but then he realized how much time he actually spends with his phone. And how important it is for him. So he did it.