Addicted to smartphones

The statistics are either grim or great – depending on your perspective. In a US research compiled by Presta Electronics and published by mashable Tuesday, May 8, 38% of students said they can’t go more than 10 minutes without checking any device. In 2009 alone, according to the research, students spent US$13-B on electronics. And by 2014, more than 3.5 million American students will take all their classes online, the mashable story added. Presta used material from the Pew Research Center, Chronicle of Higher Education, Mashable and other sources to come up with the data.

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