Phantom phone vibrations

16-Apr-2017

'Have you ever experienced a phantom phone call or text?

You're convinced that you felt your phone vibrate in your pocket, or that you heard your ring tone.

But when you check your phone, no one actually tried to get in touch with you.

A team the University of Michigan found over 80% of college students experience phantom phone calls or texts more than once a day.

Researches administered an online survey to over 750 undergraduate students.

Those who scored higher on cellphone dependency – they more often used their phones to make themselves feel better, became irritable when they couldn't use their phones and thought about using their phone when they weren't on it – had more frequent phantom phone experiences.'

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