How Mobile Phones Has Changed Lives

How Mobile Phones Has Changed Lives

It’s surprising to even comprehend that mobile phones became a way of life just over two decades ago. Back then, mobile phones were particularly used for text messages and to make voices calls. I first owned a mobile phone about 12 or 13 years ago approximately. At the time, owning a handset was an achievement of sorts, it felt so good and somehow earned you respect among your peers. At the time, smartphones were unheard of and we had to contend with phones that did not even have access to the internet. It was a pretty good experience nevertheless.
We had become so accustomed to writing letters and using telegram as a means of communication that the entry of mobile devices was seen as a welcome relief. I don’t know about you but I simply can’t explain that eerie feeling I had the first time I owned a mobile phone. The fact that I could talk with someone miles away and reach them wherever they were was rewarding to say the least. However, as technological advancements took place, so did the evolution of mobile phones.
In fact, manufacturers were producing mobiles phones on a daily basis and soon enough, they were no longer a luxury but a necessity. People started owning mobile phone and it became a necessity of sorts. Fast forward to today and there is virtually nothing that a person can’t do with their mobile phones. The emergence of apps on virtually everything has indeed made life so easy. You no longer need to have a physical map to go anywhere. With the Google map app, you can drive to wherever place you want with your phone while getting accurate directions.
Do you desire visiting a place but have no means of doing that? Google Earth has made it possible for people to become digital tourists and explore places they have always dreamt of. With the 3G and 4G network, people can virtually browse from their phones, apply for jobs online through their mobile phones, shop, chat with their friends and even do video calls with their phones.
Most business websites have now become mobile friendly and resize to any Smartphone screens which makes it easier to explore and shop online. The emergence of instant messaging apps such as WhatsApp, Skype, and Facebook Messenger has immensely changed the way we socialize. It doesn’t matter which part of the globe your friend or family member is. They are always a button away and you can share great photos on Instagram or whatever app of choice you choose. Great smartphones are being manufactured daily and this has inadvertently changed every aspect of our lives.
We can now withdraw money online using our phones, make payments online using our phones, receive and respond to emails and even trade on forex and binary options using our phones. Our reliance on mobile phones has become so acute that we can’t be at ease when we leave it at home or lose it for some reason. The truth of the matter is that mobile phones have indeed positively impacted every sphere of our lives.

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