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Is Your Smartphone Addictive?

July 1, 2014, 3:01 PM by Jaine Andrews

Is Your Smartphone Addictive?
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

Your smartphone may be a valuable tool, but is it addicting?

A new survey finds that nearly half of Americans (47%) believe they wouldn't last a day without their smartphone. The survey revealed that smartphones fall just below the Internet and hygiene, based on the level of importance for people's daily lives.

The survey also reports that 91% of consumers believe their phone is as important as a car or deodorant.
They also think that smartphones are more important than coffee (60%) and TV (76%).

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