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How long can you go without looking at your smart phone?

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Some people can spend a week smart-phone-free, while others can't bear to part with their tech-savvy machine for more than an hour. How long can you go without glancing at your phone?

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  • TheBorg 2013/02/15 01:49:51
    A week
    TheBorg
    +1
    FOREVER!!!
    This is my phone
    phone
    Stupid cell phone companies require an additional charge for smart phones, I'd get a smart phone if I wasn't required to get a data plan as well. I'd only use it through a wireless router anyway. So until I can get a smart phone without a data plan, the phone companies can shove their smartphones up their ass.
    router smart phone data plan phone companies shove smartphones ass
  • ⚥Κόζμω ... TheBorg 2013/02/15 09:23:18
    ⚥Κόζμω Græme اليا Mongrain
    The caption on the ST-NG still is PRICELESS.

    Gene Roddenberry (May He Drift in Space) would've loved it.
  • Drageona 2013/02/14 19:41:56
    Can’t, it's my precious
    Drageona
    no problem I don't own one
  • polock 2013/02/14 19:12:22
    A day
    polock
    No problem, if it doesn't ring, I don't know it there....
  • Chanel 2013/02/14 17:29:32
    A week
    Chanel
    Or more.
  • Silverlocust 2013/02/14 16:46:48
    A week
    Silverlocust
    Actually, more than a week - why wasn't that an option?
  • Future Timelord 2013/02/14 13:31:46 (edited)
    A week
    Future Timelord
    Well, I don't have a smartphone, but I've went months without my regular phone before. The only thing I can't go without is music.
  • Cooloo 2013/02/14 09:33:50
    A week
    Cooloo
    I don't have a smartphone
  • Platinum Fangs 2013/02/14 07:42:20 (edited)
    A week
    Platinum Fangs
    I've gone a week and a half and counting without even looking at my regular phone.
  • kate 2013/02/14 04:45:19
    Can’t, it's my precious
    kate
    I would shoot myself
  • Cn2012 2013/02/14 04:07:00
    A day
    Cn2012
    +1
    I usually forget about it until it beeps or buzzes or something.
  • Temlakos~POTL~PWCM~JLA~☆ 2013/02/14 00:12:18
    Can’t, it's my precious
    Temlakos~POTL~PWCM~JLA~☆
    Just kidding. I don't own a smartphone.

    Yet.
  • KawaiiYaoiFangirl 2013/02/14 00:11:33
    A week
    KawaiiYaoiFangirl
    More, because I don't have one....
    Surprised yet??
    MEEEEEEWEEEEE
  • Megurine Luka 2013/02/13 20:56:39
    A week
    Megurine Luka
    +2
    Forever; I don't have a smartphone.
  • Crime Time 2013/02/13 19:15:42
  • PandoraBoxe 2013/02/13 18:54:28
    A day
    PandoraBoxe
    if I don't get any calls. I do not always check when I get a notification chirp!
  • ⚥Κόζμω ... Pandora... 2013/02/13 19:02:31
    ⚥Κόζμω Græme اليا Mongrain
    +2
    Good, don't be a PAVLOV!
  • Pandora... ⚥Κόζμω ... 2013/02/14 23:32:47
    PandoraBoxe
    I do try ... sometimes unsuccessfully, but I do try *grins*
  • ⚥Κόζμω ... Pandora... 2013/02/15 09:08:42 (edited)
    ⚥Κόζμω Græme اليا Mongrain
    At one drop-in I haunt, I like to sit near the member's phone and NOT pick it up when it rings. My rationale; it's almost always someone I don't know looking for someone else who I also don't know and since I'm slow to match names to faces (prosopamnesia q.v.), I'm keeping my stress down but get a kick when others demand that I pick it up.

    I retort that it's not my job or to pick it up themselves and if they do, watch them go on a fool's errand running around the place, if they shout, others complain and/or staff will respond, if they persist in bitching (or at me), they risk getting tossed out.

    Eventually, someone will have the bright idea to turn off the ringer or have it for out-going calls only and it would be quieter, WHY should I volunteer that? It's not like I'm the only one with some 'higher functioning' still intact (counting staff).

    (Rhet.) Am I a sick puppy? They're falling for their OWN psychology.
  • ☺Sunrae☺산럐☺ 2013/02/13 18:41:06
    A week
    ☺Sunrae☺산럐☺
    +2
    My entire life. Don't have one, don't need one.
  • carlbrown4 2013/02/13 14:36:43
    A week
    carlbrown4
    No problem nobody call's anyway all's I got to do is get another way to sodahead.com
  • the fuze 2013/02/13 12:36:21
    A week
    the fuze
    +2
    Actually, MUCH longer than that, I don't own a smart-phone.
  • augustine.ubogu 2013/02/13 12:06:55
    A day
    augustine.ubogu
  • Tatiana Sinclair 2013/02/13 11:14:29
    A week
    Tatiana Sinclair
    +1
    Now, the computer is a WHOLE 'nother issue...
  • FELINE GESTURES IN THE DARK 2013/02/13 10:57:12
    A week
    FELINE GESTURES IN THE DARK
    +2
    Forever . Because I don't have a smart phone .
  • ♰SɕαɾƖεt♰ 2013/02/13 10:43:25
    A week
    ♰SɕαɾƖεt♰
    +1
    a week+
  • Vic F 2013/02/13 08:29:18
    A week
    Vic F
    +1
    I don't have a smart phone. I don't want one...so I can go on for a long long long long long long long long time.
  • ᗩda 乂 2013/02/13 07:11:33
    A week
    ᗩda 乂
    +3
    What's one of them? This is my phone...
    bokia 3410
    You think I'm kidding I'm not. 乂^‿^乂
  • ⚥Κόζμω ... ᗩda 乂 2013/02/13 19:04:12 (edited)
    ⚥Κόζμω Græme اليا Mongrain
    +2
    This is mine: rotary phone
    Can dial out with my phone service & I have one of those 'Lil keypads that can be spliced onto the line just in case they stop supporting pulse dialing
    (should be retained just in case of nasty Solar Storms).

    But then , I still use DOS & have a slide rule
  • ᗩda 乂 ⚥Κόζμω ... 2013/02/13 19:51:03
    ᗩda 乂
    +2
    Hahaha, thats such a cool phone. Love the naff green colour too. I ain't seen one of those in time. 乂^‿^乂
  • Vic F ᗩda 乂 2013/02/15 16:34:24
    Vic F
    +1
    I got one like that
  • al 2013/02/13 05:20:08
    Can’t, it's my precious
    al
    +2
    6 to 7 hours when i'm sleeping. it's a working tool, emails etc.. can't go a day without it now. I have the I phone My Grandkids have the Galaxy 3's They do alot more with their phones, I just talk, text email, listen to Spotify, google, has a GPS, facebook,camera in HD, flashlight, level tons more...
  • MassiveSinger 2013/02/13 04:30:30
    A week
    MassiveSinger
    +2
    I don't have one, so basically forever!
  • BabyBonnieT 2013/02/13 04:11:13
    Can’t, it's my precious
    BabyBonnieT
    +2
    ⌣̊┈̥-̶̯͡»̶̥ ̷̷̴̐͠♥̸̨͡*Impossible I can't do ah week or even ah day my phone is truly my precious lolllz* ̷̷̴̐͠♥̸̨͡‎​⌣̊┈̥-̶̯͡»̶
  • Sinister Ken Doll™ 2013/02/13 03:51:59
    A week
    Sinister Ken Doll™
    +2
    I could go forever cuz I don't have one bwahahahahaha
  • 2789847 Siniste... 2013/02/14 13:57:13
  • BuggaBoo 2013/02/13 03:44:16
    A week
    BuggaBoo
    +1
    I've survived the last 2 months and my idiot box hasn't been turned on
  • Samey<3 2013/02/13 01:17:48
    Can’t, it's my precious
    Samey<3
    +4
    maybe a second! lol
  • monkeyking908 2013/02/12 20:47:39
    A week
    monkeyking908
    +3
    longer even seeing how i dont even have a standered flip phone
  • foxy 2013/02/12 19:08:46
    A week
    foxy
    +2
    I have a normal mobile, never had a smart phone, all I need a phone for is for emergencies.

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