How Smartphones Make Us Superhuman (CNN article)

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Great article!

  • Profile picture of the author Ernie Lo
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    • Profile picture of the author Daniel Evans
      A typical example of a news filler.

      If it's not a story about "carrots are good for you" or "X causes cancer", it's "phones are popular".
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  • Profile picture of the author seasoned
    Interesting. I have more reason than most to sleep with them at my bedside, but they are almost always about 30+ feet away from where I sleep. I use them as alarmclocks, and they are usually charging. One feature that I miss from the blackberry, though the android hopefully has it, is the built in alarmclock for ITSELF. You see, when I slept, my blackberry did ALSO. It woke up just as it had to wake me up. That likely turned off GPS, and it did save the battery, and my sanity.

    Like a phantom limb? More see it as a tether! People often NEED cell phones because people EXPECT them to always be available.

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  • Profile picture of the author Merden
    Invention of smart phone is really big achievement of technology. Now we have whole word information in our hand and can get any information in a single touch.
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  • Profile picture of the author Jose Princely
    No time to read the full article though, i conclude, man can live without superpower mobile gives him. and the site is not cnn. it looks like sub domian
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