UK’s watchdog Ofcom has revealed the numbers on country’s growing appetite for using social networking sites and smartphones. According to the report more than 50% of the teenagers use smartphones and one fourth of the adult population now carries a smartphone.
The high demand for smartphones is due to their growing love for social networkds such as Facebook and Twitter as more than 50% of the teenagers accept that they are addicted to suing their smartphones, regardless of wherever they are. The use of the social networks is now bringing about a major change in their daily routines with 50% of the teenagers are admitting to carry their phones in the toilet, whereas nearly one fourth of the adults have accepted they do the same.
The report was revealed on Thrusday which suggests that the use of smartphones is also beginning to interfere on private moments.