The Negative Effects Of Cellphone And Social Media Addiction

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Cellphone and Social Media addiction
These years, the technology becomes more and more important, it became part of people 's life and bring us a lot of conveniences, but the rapid development of the technology have also made tons of problem. By the technology development, the social media apps got the chance to be popular, people start to use multiple apps to communicate with each other’s. The popularity of the cell phone and social media apps also bring some bad effect to the teenagers. There is a statistic on the professional research internet shows that “Users aged between 15 and 19 spend at least 3 hours per day on average using platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.” The first thing they do in the morning is to check their
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(Paradigm. 2014, March 31.)” The addition of cellphoe and the social media apps have many harms to the teenager, “Addiction is characterized by the level of this as being so extreme that it negatively affects the relationships and responsibilities in the teens’ lives (Paradigm. 2014, March 31.).” And the addiction is so easy to be ignored by the parents and teenager themselves, because we use our phone every day and check the message on it, and even they find out about the addiction, there is so many healings to solve this, because the technology and the social media have become a part of our lives, we can 't avoid using it in our lives. Their should be some other way we can find to solve …show more content…
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