Technology has always made an impact on our society. Over the last few decades, there have been many inventions that have changed our lifestyles. Cellular Telephony has, by all accounts, modified how we interact with others; but at what cost? Are there health issues associated with this technology?
As of June 2008 over 75 Billion text messages are sent every month! If it was that many in 2008 think about how many there would be here in 2010. I decided to write about this subject because I am very attached to my cell phone and a wanted to know how texting could affect a person. The truth of it
Every day, we’re swimming in a sea of electromagnetic radiation (EMR) produced by electrical appliances, power lines, wiring in buildings, and a slew of other technologies that are part of modern life. From the dishwasher and microwave oven in the kitchen and the clock radio next to your bed, to t
Literature review - PSY 240
Cell phones have always been blacklisted as the cause to motor vehicle accidents. They are blamed for distracted drivers making errors on the road resulting in accidents. Driving requires a degree of concentration to both the external stimuli of the road, pedestrians, an
Cell Phones and Driving
One of the most popular innovations in automotive travel in the past decade has nothing to do with
the automobile itself, the people who drive them, or the roads over which they operate. Rather, it is the
ability to carry on telephone conversations while...
Do you have a cell phone? Well, to the many who do, it is a way of communication in a car. Cell phones have been known to distract the driver from concentrating on the road. But is it really worth banning?
A majority of the nation agrees to ban cell phones in the use by the driver. Our nation
What Causes Mobile Phone Radiation and How Does it Effect Your Body? Why is it so popular with young teenagers today? What problems do Mobile phones cause?
Walking around in school to walking around at the shopping centre with your mobile phone may seem fashionable a
Digital cell phone from Nokia
Millions of people in the United States and around the world use cellular phones. They are such great gadgets -- with a cell phone, you can talk to anyone on the planet from just about anywhere!
These days, cell phones provide an incredible array of functions, an
Even though I don't personally own a cell phone, I have at one time. I've noticed that talking on a cellular phone while driving doesn't make it hard to be distracted. It only takes a second for a car to drift off the road or into another lane and crash.
A study recently published in the Jour
When a cell phone goes off in a classroom or at a concert, people are irritated, but at least lives are not endangered. When on the road, however, irresponsible cell phone users are more than irritating: They are putting our lives at risk. Many of us have witnessed drivers so distracted by dialing a
Whether or not cell phones should be allowed on school campus
Many children today own a cell phone and usually bring it to school. However, a plethora of people who work at the school don't like the idea of having cell phones on school campus for countless of reasons. So now there is this big co
14 March 2004
A Call to Action:
Regulate Use of Cell Phones on the Road
When a cell phone goes off in a classroom or at a concert, we
are irritated, but at least our lives are not endangered. When we
are on the road, however, irresponsible cell phone users are more
Cell phones have been found to have many benefits although there is some anxiety about their safety. We all know how cell phones can be annoying at times, but, they can be a great source of security. Many people have cell phones. They are so popular because they can be carried from place to place
Drivers Should Not Be Allowed to Use Cell Phones While Driving
Drivers should not be able to use their cell phones while driving, for the reason that the use of a cell phone while operating a motor vehicle is exceedingly hazardous for the driver, as well as others who are traveling along the same
A Non-Cellular World
In today's modern world, there is a great buzz around the latest and greatest in technology. One such massively important gadget, is the cellular telephone. In the last decade or so, cell phones have gotten smaller and smaller, as well as larger in popularity. It is difficult t
In her paper "A Call to Action: Regulate Use of Cell Phones on the Road," Angela Daly argues that cell phone use on the road should be regulated. Cell phones cause traffic deaths and injuries which put our lives at risk everyday. Cell phones were implicated for three fatal accidents in November 199
DO CELL PHONES KILL?
Are you sick and tired of having your life endangered by drivers who are too self-important to put their phones down and pay attention to the road? Once presented with the following information, one will be convinced not to use one's cell phone while driving and remember to
Several major studies show no link between cell phones and cancer at this time. However, since the information available is based on short-term studies, there is no definitive answer at this time.
The amount of time people spend on cell phones has increased and will be taken into consideration du
Cellular Phone Survey
The following information is taken from a survey that I conducted in which I examined fifty college students, half of them male and half of them female. The topic that I studied was how much students use and rely on their cellular phones. I chose to analyz
Cell Phones Are the Latest 'Addiction'
Tuesday , July 18, 2006
By Michael Y. Park
The United States is in the midst of an epidemic of (Excuse me, I have to take this call.)
Sorry about that. Let's get back to the story.
Americans from all walks of life are jonesing for the latest (Hold on ju