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DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Are You Suffering From Nomophobia? Here's What To Know

In today’s high-tech world, basically, everyone and their grandmother owns a smartphone that allows them to constantly stay connected with everyone around them – and even those all the way across the planet! This can certainly be a positive thing, as it allows us to stay informed about the news, or check in with our friends and family at any given time, but unfortunately, constantly being around our mobile devices can come with detrimental effects.

  3 months ago ago
Are You Suffering From Nomophobia? Here's What To Know

HEALTH

Have you heard of Nomophobia?

Have you heard of nomophobia?A phobia is a strong, irrational fear of something that poses little or no actual danger.Phobia can cause a lot of anxiety, panic and even fainting.You may have heard of some phobia such as claustrophobic( fear of confined space).

  9 months ago ago
Have you heard of Nomophobia?

TECHNOLOGY

19 Things You Didn’t Know About The Mobile Phone

1. Your smart phone has more computing power than the computer that put astronauts on the moon 2. On average, cell phones have 18 times more bacteria than toilet handles. 3. Scientists have figured out how to charge phones using urine (Bristol Robotics Laboratory) 4. Nomophobia is the fear of not having your cell phone 5. In 2012 iPhone sales (over $22 billion) were worth more than all Microsoft products combined (over $17 billion) 6. In Britain, nearly 100,000 cell phones are dropped down toilets every year

  1 year ago ago
19 Things You Didn’t Know About The Mobile Phone

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

The Rise of Nomophobia in the UK

There has been today a higher rise of Nomophobia - that is the fear of loosing one's phone or staying out of phone contacts. Several interviewers has reportedly stated the facticity of so many individuals who has the fear of loosing their phones. However a little surevey deeply says more women worry about losing their phones than men and statistics says 70% of the women surveyed compared to 61% of the men, yet it is men that are more likely to have two phones - scoring 47% and 36% respectively, as a result

  1 year ago ago
The Rise of Nomophobia in the UK

LIFESTYLE

Phobias you might have you didn’t know existed.

A phobia according to Wikipedia is defined as “a type of anxiety disorder defined by a persistent and excessive fear of an object or situation…”  There are quite the popular phobias a lot of people are familiar with and even have such as the fear of heights (Acrophobia), fear of any source of water (Aquaphobia), fear of dirt (Mysophobia), fear of flying (Aerophobia), etc. Phobias can come as a result of a lot of things ranging from environment to gene, personal experiences, etc. However there are a l

  2 years ago ago
Phobias you might have you didn’t know existed.

TECHNOLOGY

Your smart phone and you

As Human being, often times when addicted to something, we search for ways to justify our habits. Society also tells us that being constantly connected is not only possible, but necessary and beneficial. Smart phone addiction often known as NOMOPHOBIA which is the fear of being without a mobile phone, is often fueled by internet over use problem or internet addiction disorder. Mobile phone abuse is a dependence syndrome seen among mobile users. Some mobile phone users exhibit problematic behaviors related t

  1 year ago ago
Your smart phone and you

TECHNOLOGY

No-mobile-phobia is becoming a serious anxiety problem in the world.

Have you ever felt down or concerns every time you don't have your phone with you? Well if you do you have this Nomophobia, is a term describing a growing fear in today's world—the fear of being without a mobile device, or beyond mobile phone contact. Among high school and college students. A study found there is an increasing number of college students now shower with their cell phones. The average adolescent would rather lose a serious amount of money than losing his or her phone today. A growing percentage

  1 year ago ago
No-mobile-phobia is becoming a serious anxiety problem in the world.

TECHNOLOGY

The dangers of using your phone in the toilet.

Many people make use of their mobile phones in different ways, some use it to play games, download applications, chat, access there emails and also have access to social media handles. Most people also use there phones to get the latest updates that are available at a particular time. Some people use there phones as maps to help them find their way around a city. But, most people also make the mistake of taking there phone into the toilet without knowing how dangerous this is to there health. 1. Nomophobia.

  1 year ago ago
The dangers of using your phone in the toilet.

FOOD

5 strange phobias you might not know about

NOMOPHOBIA This phobia is very common in this day. This is the fear of being without your mobile phone or being unable to connect to the internet. DEIPNOPHOBIA This Is the fear of someone engaging in a dinner conversation with people while eating. This phobia is also considered as a social phobia. SCRIPTOPHOBIA Scriptophobia is regarded as a social and specific phobia also related to Graphophobia which is the fear of writing. POGNOPHOBIA When a person suffering from Pognophobia sees facial hair on another person,

  1 year ago ago
5 strange phobias you might not know about

HEALTH

Nomophobia: A very common psychological condition you may be suffering from (causes and prevention)

Have you ever felt depressed about not being with your phone? Do you get worried when your phone battery dies?  Do you feel you are about to end when the network is bad? Well, I congratulate you. You suffer from a very popular world psychological condition called Nomophobia. Nomophobia is a condition most people suffer from, a very common condition in the world today. It is an acronym for No- MobilePhone- Phobia. It is used to describe an excessive and problematic addiction and dependence to the use of

  1 year ago ago
Nomophobia: A very common psychological condition you may be suffering from (causes and prevention)

SCIENCE

10 Interesting Facts We Should Know.

Today, I will be showing you 10 interesting facts about life you didn't know about. This facts have been proven and confirmed to be true. Below are the facts: 1. 90% of people text what they can't say in person. 2. The fear of having no cell phone signal or otherwise being unable to make or receive cell phone calls is called Nomophobia. 3.The original cinderalla was actually Egyptian and instead of glass, she wore slippers made of fur. 4.If saturn were as close to earth as the moon is, this is how it will look.

  1 year ago ago
10 Interesting Facts We Should Know.