Pssst… we can write an original essay just for you.
Any subject. Any type of essay.
We’ll even meet a 3-hour deadline.
121 writers online
After reading the passage “Half of Teens Think They’re Addicted to Their Smartphones”, I don’t think I am addicted to my phone. It was said in the story that about 50% of teenagers believe that they are addicted to they’re phone. I believe there is nothing wrong with always having a phone on a person and to use the phone on a lot of occasions. But on the other hand, if one is using the phone instead of going to a party one has been invited to. This person might have a slight problem.
According to the passage, 80% of teens check their phones every hour. I do not see anything wrong with this. Why is it bad to check a phone if I got any text messages or phone calls? Why can’t a person respond to it because that would make me addicted? That’s not called being addicted to a phone. That’s called being active towards friends, family, or whoever is texting.
There is a point to where a person is checking their phone too much. But, not only teens are effected by their phones but so are adults. “…48% of parents feel they need to immediately respond to text and social network messages.” Again, I believe there is nothing wrong with a person checking for if they just got a message on their phones. The only reason this would be a bad thing is if the parent happens to be at an important place like their job, school, church, etc. The same goes for teenagers too. Unless one is in a place where a person can check their phone, then they can text all they want.
We provide you with original essay samples, perfect formatting and styling
To export a reference to this article please select a referencing style below:
Sorry, copying is not allowed on our website. If you’d like this or any other sample, we’ll happily email it to you.
Attention! this essay is not unique. You can get 100% plagiarism FREE essay in 30sec
Sorry, we cannot unicalize this essay. You can order Unique paper and our professionals Rewrite it for you
Your essay sample has been sent.
Want us to write one just for you? We can custom edit this essay into an original, 100% plagiarism free essay.Order now
Are you interested in getting a customized paper?Check it out!