de-addiction from mobile phone
Months later they decided to come to India and visit the larger family. The grandfather took out his old family album to show the girl their own photos. The girl swished her finger several times on the open page but no new pictures appeared. She was NOT amused by this and pushed the photo-album from her most disinterestedly. more
If we look back into our younger years, we too gladly embraced newnesses and changes in our social lives. Like, e.g. wanting to sit long hours in front of the TV, or having long conversations with friends on the telephone, or resorting to the use of calculator. All these gadgets entered as newnesses into our lives.
Today, PC, Smartphone, iPad, Laptop and their family-members, such as FB, Twitter, Instagram etc. etc. have entered into our lives. Could one have prevented this? The answer is "no". Can we prevent this? Sadly, the answer here too is "no".
With availability of email-facility we've forgotten to write by hand, with WhatsApp we are already beginning to lose the art of verbal communication.
Appears like slowly but surely we shall become strangers to our own selves! more