Though our cell phones make us feel safer and more connected, we're not so crazy about how they interrupt our daily lives.
A majority of the people surveyed by Pew Internet for a report released Thursday said owning a cell phone makes them feel safer because they can always use it to call for assistance. A large number (88 percent) also said their phones help them make plans with other people. In particular, the adults surveyed by Pew said they use calls and text messages to set up meetings and check in with others.
A significant number (65 percent) … Read more