I could walk to somebody slap them in the back of the head and if I walk off fast enough they would never know who did it. No demographic is immune from this phenomenon. Mobile phone use amongst students in a university in Malaysia: Its correlates and relationship to psychological health. The message also can get lost in a text message, causing confusion due to spelling errors, grammar errors, and punctuation errors. Compared with laptop or desktop computer users; mobile phone users are more dependent and possessive towards their mobile as compared to other electronic devices. Which is your favorite service provider? From toddlers to seniors, people are increasingly connected and are digitally communicating with each other in ways that would have been impossible to imagine only a few years ago.
Age has strong correlations with driving experience, driving speed, and text messaging: young drivers definitely have less driving experience, typically drive at higher speed, and are more likely to use the cell phone frequently and the text message service. Compared to female drivers, the male drivers are found to be more likely to experience cell phone-related hazards. If you know that a survey is only going to be seen on one type of device, you can design for that screen size and set of features. The respondents were asked to rate their opinion on four cell phone use related driving safety statements see Table. The sample included 15 secondary schools in Mazowe District. This is important because almost all of the participants agreed that they are not fully aware of their surroundings while using their mobile phones. The purpose of this research work is to assess and determine the readiness; and evaluate the viability of integrating mobile technology in Cyprus higher education level.
The first factor, emotionality, is significantly correlated with the frequency of mobile e-mailing and delinquency score. While about half of the respondents 53% had never been awakened by the mobile phone at night, 35% were occasionally awakened, 5. The information from this work was carried out using structured questionnaires administered to 45 students to get their individual views. The current study was conducted to identify various factors affecting the usage of mobile apps among students for learning purpose. That person is zoned out in fantasyland. If so, how much time do you spend on this feature? Over 89% of students in both sexes showed good awareness about health problem of mobile phone addiction Conclusion: This study found generally mobile phone addiction is more prevalent in females than males.
Though treating inappropriate mobile phone use may just be addressing a symptom, rather than the underlying problem, but there is still a need to recognize these growing trends and the potential for negative consequences of inappropriate mobile phone use in young users. Cell phone use Usage Do you ever drive and use cell phone simultaneously? Moreover, in most cases, the legislation only restricts the use of handheld phones while driving. Introduction Mobile phones have become an essential part of modern human life. We will also reduce the harmful impact on the environment of production and distribution of the printed articles. Govt bans use of cell phones in official meetings.
Predictor B Odds ratio Significance Gender Male Ref. Age and gender were also found to affect the reaction time. Data from 415 completely filled forms was analysed statistically. Our analyses revealed that use or perceived need of use of the mobile phone during normal sleeping hours may contribute to daytime sleepiness. It was found that academic performance is high among male students as compare to female college students.
I communicate, texting, even more so than talking. The study tried to find out the difference between gender male and female on using all the variables in the current study. Data were collected in four areas: driving reaction test using a simulator, accident reports, questionnaires to drivers involving an accident, and a general public opinion survey. According to the results of the survey, however, there are no statistically significant difference of perception between the drivers who had taken driving education classes and the drivers who had not. Do you get upset when attempting to cut down mobile phone use? Data were obtained from both primary and secondary sources of information through structured questionnaire from 90 respondents obtained through simple random sampling.
In order to fix this problem, some research used the cell phone company billing records to verify cell phone use. As school start times are not correspondingly later, this leads to a reduction in the time available for sleep and is consequently thought to contribute to the endemic sleepiness of teenagers. Results Out of the total sample of 415 participants, there were 251 males 60. This study serves as a foundation on which future studies will be built. Diğer boyutlarda istatistiksel olarak anlamlı bir farklılık bulunmamıştır. Intensity Estimate the percentage of time you spend on cell phone use while driving? The screen cannot read how the user is feeling, and does not pick up nonverbal cues such as stress and anxiety.
In addition 15 extensive interviews were done concurrently to have a grounded knowledge of the students with the data gathered during the course of this study. Although the former group has been involved in cell phone-related accidents, they have the similar attitude as the latter group about the effects of cell phone use on driving safety. Some 45% of the sample possessed mobile phones. They are great to have, everyone should have one, texting, the Internet, but I think there are certain places that they should be out of bounds. That mobile phone is not being used for notes.
Great Falls Tribune Retrieved from Parse, R. The research work was performed so as to understand and also find the correlation between academic performance of students and the usage of mobile phone during class hours which is general believed to be an avenue of distractions to students. You can make a phone call, send a text message, play a video game, engage in social media, listen to music, and even read a book simultaneously, with one device. A sizeable minority 20% reported that their mobile had been damaged or stolen. Also, we did not objectively record the number of texts, so there may be a certain degree of bias or uncertainty associated with self-report of number of texts and calls. Message equivocality, media selection, and manager performance: implications for information systems. Although scholars have examined in detail how heavy uses of certain media adversely affect students' academic performances, little is known about how mobile phones usage relates to academic performance.