Find a news story anywhere in the world:

Category:    

Keywords:   

Address:    
   
Stories Stories Lifestyle Realisation dawns a generation throwing lives away for virtual substitute

Realisation dawns a generation throwing lives away for virtual substitute Featured

http://mireportz.com/media/reviews/videos/thumbnail/300x300s/f9/0a/85/Z7dLU6fk9QY-v1401609098.jpg
Written by Super User     June 01, 2014    
 
9.5 (2)
834   1   0   0   0   0
 
Write Review
Look Up

We are seeing the viral spread of an important new 5 minute video, cautioning us of the cost of the pandemic smart phone addiction.

This video encourages a thought provoking self-examination at the way we allow ourselves to become pre-occupied with our mobile devices and what we lose out on via these behaviours.

We suggest that all iPhone / Android addicts should take the time to watch this video, and reflect honestly on its premises.

Location

Epicentre
Cardiff

Details

Author
Anon
Swap Start/End

User reviews

Average user rating from: 2 user(s)

Overall rating 
 
9.5
Cogency 
 
9.5  (1)
Credibility 
 
9.5  (1)
Accuracy 
 
N/A  (0)
Readability 
 
9.5  (1)
Perspicacity 
 
9.5  (2)
Objectivity 
 
N/A  (0)
[Not sure about rating accuracy as this word (deliberately or non-deliberately) has not been accurately spelt!]

I am not against forms of modern communication but this is a good video - short and to the point. All young people addicted to the virtual world should watch it and consider...
Overall rating 
 
9.5
Cogency 
 
9.5
Credibility 
 
9.5
Accuracy 
 
N/A
Readability 
 
9.5
Perspicacity 
 
9.5
Objectivity 
 
N/A
Reviewed by Pam Bateman September 04, 2014
#1 Reviewer  -   View all my reviews (3)

Virtual reality

[Not sure about rating accuracy as this word (deliberately or non-deliberately) has not been accurately spelt!]

I am not against forms of modern communication but this is a good video - short and to the point. All young people addicted to the virtual world should watch it and consider...

Owner's reply

Thank you, Pam, for pointing out that error. It wasn't a deliberate test of how accurately people read. But thanks for offering a get-out clause. We've corrected it.

Was this review helpful to you? 
While mobile devices incontrovertibly enhance productivity (unless one uses them as playing aids) their engrossing pervasiveness is a serious issue that is potentially eroding the social fabric of the modern world.
Overall rating 
 
9.5
Cogency 
 
N/A
Credibility 
 
N/A
Accuracy 
 
N/A
Readability 
 
N/A
Perspicacity 
 
9.5
Objectivity 
 
N/A
Reviewed by John Rees-Evans July 29, 2014
Top 10 Reviewer  -   View all my reviews (2)

Mobile Devices - Two Edged Swords

While mobile devices incontrovertibly enhance productivity (unless one uses them as playing aids) their engrossing pervasiveness is a serious issue that is potentially eroding the social fabric of the modern world.

Was this review helpful to you? 
 
Site sponsored by BiStuff | Buy & Sell Locally