Mobile phone is a good technology which is lacking from our lives. As the manager of Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, I will discuss about the advantage and disadvantage of using mobile phone.
In recent years, the world has witnessed a booming number of mobile phones. They are dramatically changing the way people contact to each other. It is apparent that mobile phone has had a profound influenced on personal live. However, not all the effects of them have been positive.
To begin with, mobile phone using is one of the most popular methods for people to communicate, relax and do business.
By using call or video phone, the enable users to entertain such as surfing the internet, sending photos or downloading video and games. According to a research the number of people accessing the web through mobile phone is now accounting for well over 15% of worldwide internet usage. Furthermore, some office application for mobile phone for example Microsoft offices are helping employees do their business more effectively.
Although it is true that people are now getting a number of advantages from mobile phones, these communication technologies also have several negative impact.
Firstly, using mobile phone too much will probably be harmful for human health as it can increase the risk of brain cancer. In addition, children are spending a lot of their free time on using mobile phone with the purpose of chatting or playing games. This is time consuming and affect negatively on their studies. Lacking of face to face communication is also the result of using mobile phone. Instead of meet by face to face or going out n dating, many people prefer to stay at home and use their mobile phones just to connect to other people. In general, mobile phones have both pros and cons to our society.
They more the people live and works become more convenient. Yet, mobile phones still impact badly on health, time and communication of individuals. To avoid these problem, each person should manage the time of using mobile reasonably. Beside the awareness of people about the disadvantage of mobile phones should be improved. 1. Today, mobile phone has become popular to most people since it is very convenient. The most advantage of having a mobile phone is you communicate to your family and your friend no matter where they are. For example, you can contact easily to your friends by calling or sending message everywhere without electricity.
It is maybe the main reason why almost all people today choose to own a mobile phone. For the customer point of view, it is obvious that mobile phone assist you in business a lot, such as, make schedule of working, surf the internet, keep in touch with their companies. Moreover, you can relex with mobile phones applications, for example, play games, listen to music, or chat with your friends. Mobile phones major purpose is to make the process of communication easy and to be very honest mobile phones are doing this job very successfully. You can get in touch with people all around the world just by dialing few numbers. . Cost of equipment is one of the advantages to use mobile phone. This is because the mobile phone is relatively cheaper than the computer on the average. Although there are some expensive phones which cost as much as desktop and lower specification laptops or notebooks, majority of phones cost a fraction of computer cost. Mobile phone is an affordable housing item. Start from the children up to teenagers, until the older people can own a mobile phone. It does not matter that the mobile phone is given by people as a present or it bought its own mobile phone.
Nowadays, mobile phones has becomes all in one gadget. If you want to wake up in the morning, then, it works as an alarm. Tells you time, day, date, works as a notepad when you want to note something important down and remind you of various events. I would not be in correct if I say it like a wife who take care or her husband. 3. The third advantage of mobile phone is you can take it anywhere and anytime. So, you do not have to missed a call when you are away from home or like old times you don’t have to stay home just to take an important call.
It is extremely useful when job require lots of travelling like your employees can keep in touch with you at all times and you can use your mobile phone to call your customer or boss if u are coming late to a meeting. Mobile phone can be a really good and great help if you are in emergency. Imagine, your car broke down in the middle of a highway and there is no help around at that time a mobile can save you. Many old people can be a little independent because nowadays there are many mobiles with the facilities that are very useful in emergency , a touch of a button can send a number of message to the close relatives and friend.
This technology is very useful for old people that living alone and some people that severe disease. Mobile phone also good for emergency because if you are having an accident, you can call direct to the police or ambulance by using a mobile phone. 4. There is always a fear in mind of your loved ones about your wellbeing when you are away from home but, if you have mobile phone that means you can remain contact them all the time and vise versa. If not completely vanished, it can help to reduce that fear. You can send a common message to lots of people with the help of mobile phone. This is a real time saver.
Another advantage is that it can help you contact with other people if you are in a place or scene where you can’t talk on the phone. Almost all the phones that are made nowdays have facility to use internet. This is very important for people of all age groups because people who work can get their mail on the phone itself and student can search for information from the internet easily. 5. People after focus on the benefits of mobile phone and are not aware of its disadvantage of which there are many. For one thing mobile phones often disturbed people in public places because of the unawareness of the owners.
No one can deny that mobile phones are fast an convenient means of communication, you can keep contact with everyone in the world wherever they are. However, it is also the reason why people tend to have their mobile phones on all time. Which can cause a disturbance when they ring for example, when you are having a meeting and everyone is paying attention to the speaker, your mobile phone suddenly rings louder the meeting must be interrupted and you will so embarrassed with other. 6. Mobile phone have brought a rapid revolution in the field of communication when we did not have mobile phones.
It was not possible to reach the person at a given time. Only the person is near the landline phone we could possibly reach them. But, the mobile phones brought is good. It has been causing disturbances in many ways. Another disadvantages of mobile phones is privacy concerns, this is the principle drawback or disadvantage of mobile phone tracking. It has been argued that using geo location information is an invasion of privacy. Mobile phones companies have the ability to exploit the information and get an extraordinary insight into the private lives of their mobile customers. Santander’s has announced that it s to sell this information to any company with an interest. However the information will be depersonalized and therefore anonymous. But is phone tracking really an invasion of personal privacy? Well, every mobile user has the ability to disable casual location-tracking application like ‘find my friends’ so that is not an issue. However, this tracking information remains available to phones providers and emergency services. 7. In medical, the affect on human health have been under constant debate for many years, especially if the radiation emitted is enough ti be damaging to the brain.
It has been proven that depending on how close the mobile phone antenna is to your head. The radiation actually penetrates the area around your head and is absorbed, with some radiation reaching and inch, to an inch and half into your brain. Dr. George Carlo, PHD, ID, is an epidemiologist and medical scientist who from 1993 to 1999 headed the first telecommunications industry backed studies into the danger of mobile phone use. He ran afoul of the very industry that hired him when his work revealed preventable health hazard associated with mobile phone use.
His studies concluded that mobile phone radiation cause DNA damage, impaired DNA repair and interfered with cardiac pacemakers. European research later confirmed Dr. Carlos findings. European studies suggest that cell phones radiation contributes to brains dysfunction, tumors, and potentially to condition such as autism, attention deficit disorder, neurodegenerative disease, and behavioral and psychological problems. Until further research into mobile phone radiation is done or accepted (it is generally recommended that we use headset at all time in order to maximize the distance between your head and the mobile phone). . Another drawback of mobile phone is some people get so much addicted to mobile phones for talking, video, messaging, games, etc that they forget the real purpose of the phone and waste large part of their time in unnecessary interaction over their mobile phone. While it is often easy for boss to spont and reprimand staff that talk in the meeting room or in the office, mobile phone texting is more difficult to punish since is silent and device can be concealed. Mobile phone also can have some drawbacks in emergency situations.
It is possible that mass mobile phone use during and emergency will clog communication systems. Mobile phone can also be used by staff to create false emergencies in an attempt to get off from meeting room. Danger when engrossed is the cause of the accident that always happens due to mobile phone. When someone is too preoccupied with his mobile phone, normally he would not be aware of is surroundings. This is because of the conversation taking place in the mobile phone.
Although various method have been done by the government to bring to the community about the dangers of mobile phone like dangers of talking on the phone while driving on the road, danger of talking when walking, but people are still doing the same thing because they could not part with his cell phone because mobile phone has become a part of the important things that must be carried and used anywhere. For instance, drivers who drive while talking with other people in the mobile phone