Nomophobia


Thu, 21 May 2015 15:05:56 GMT

Huffington Post

Nomophobia: Something New to Worry About? Not!
Huffington Post
Essentially, the term nomophobia is a mashup of "no mobile phone phobia." The term originated in 2008 in conjunction with a study commissioned by the British Postal Service (perhaps fearing that smartphones were putting them out of business). The study ...


Wed, 20 May 2015 20:17:14 GMT

Examiner.com

Nomophobia: Cell phone anxiety may require a psychological treatment plan
Examiner.com
Nomophobia is a recently recognized issue, defined by a disproportionate separation anxiety relating to mobile phones and connectivity to them. Though the phobia is not yet listed in the current Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), ...


Wed, 20 May 2015 18:03:28 GMT

Government Technology

Iowa State University Researchers Examine 'No-Mobile-Phone Phobia'
Government Technology
If you agree or strongly agree with these statements, you could have some degree of a newly identified 21st-century disorder called nomophobia, an abbreviation for “no-mobile-phone phobia,” according to new research out of Iowa State University.


Wed, 20 May 2015 04:46:45 GMT

Times LIVE

The no-phone neurosis
Times LIVE
They then identified four prime causes of nomophobia: not being able to text and call friends and family, not being able to access social networks, not being able to search for information online and losing the convenience of having a smartphone.

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Tue, 19 May 2015 23:24:04 GMT

KCRG

Fear going phoneless? ISU study says you may have nomophobia
KCRG
If you agree or strongly agree with the above statements, you could have some degree of a newly-identified 21st century disorder called nomophobia, an abbreviation for “no-mobile-phone phobia,” according to new research out of Iowa State University.

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Tue, 19 May 2015 22:47:52 GMT

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Phobic of going phoneless? ISU study says you may have nomophobia
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
If you agree or strongly agree with these statements, you could have some degree of a newly identified 21st century disorder called nomophobia, an abbreviation for “no-mobile-phone phobia,” according to new research out of Iowa State University.

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Tue, 19 May 2015 17:40:04 GMT

Why you shouldn't confuse 'nomophobia' with an actual addiction to smartphones
Washington Post (blog)
Nomophobia. That's what researchers have been calling that anxious feeling you get when you misplace your cellphone or your phone battery dies. And nomophobia — short for "no mobile phone phobia" — now has a 20-item test so that the frantic ...

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Tue, 19 May 2015 12:21:30 GMT

Information Nigeria

Answer These 20 Questions To See If You're Addicted To Your Smartphone Or Not
Information Nigeria
The list of 20 questions, originally posted by New York Magazine, is listed below. The more frequently you answer “yes” to the questions, the greater your level of nomophobia. 1. I would feel uncomfortable without constant access to information through my ...

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Tue, 19 May 2015 12:21:30 GMT

Information Nigeria

Answer These 20 Questions To See If You're Addicted To Your Smartphone Or Not
Information Nigeria
The list of 20 questions, originally posted by New York Magazine, is listed below. The more frequently you answer “yes” to the questions, the greater your level of nomophobia. 1. I would feel uncomfortable without constant access to information through my ...

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Tue, 19 May 2015 01:33:39 GMT

Digital Journal

Addicted to your smartphone? 20 question quiz helps to find out
Digital Journal
Researchers Caglar Yildirim and Ana-Paula Correia of Iowa State University looked into it and came up with a 20 question quiz to help you determine if your level of anxiety may actually mean you are addicted to your smartphone and have nomophobia.

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Tue, 20 May 2014 20:04:25 -0700

Samira Ferraz posted a photo:

11.100 - Whats up?

11st picture of my 100 Happy Days project!

I guess we're a little bit addicted.

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Mon, 09 Dec 2013 15:44:26 -0800

Hollyc95 posted a photo:

Brain dead

Why people are always on their phone when there are a million other things to be looking at if you use your eyes.


Sat, 07 Dec 2013 10:05:24 -0800

Hollyc95 posted a photo:

Final piece

Blinded my technology, money and beauty


Thu, 05 Dec 2013 12:45:33 -0800

Hollyc95 posted a photo:

Nomophobia

About how tired and dull people look when they spend all their time staring at their phone.


Mon, 26 Aug 2013 11:07:09 -0700

burnah posted a photo:

"Texting"

Your never alone without a phone

" NOMOPHOBIA " whats that????????


Wed, 30 Nov 2011 07:32:46 -0800

miriamhope posted a photo:

Nomophobia

With this photo i tried to create a sense of isolation so it would be more fitting to the phobia. 'Fear of loss of mobile phone contact' I think this image succeeds in showing the phobia because it is clear the phone is broken and unable to use.


Wed, 30 Nov 2011 07:32:38 -0800

miriamhope posted a photo:

Nomophobia


Fri, 07 Oct 2011 09:59:44 -0700

goCharge1 posted a photo:

AT&T and goCharge


Fri, 30 Sep 2011 07:39:35 -0700

goCharge1 posted a photo:

bar Jack Russels


Sun, 11 Sep 2011 10:52:15 -0700

goCharge1 posted a photo:

Nelly Spillanes goCharge machine

This is the first paid cell phone charging model installed in a NYC bar. The Price is $2 for a 15 minute charge