I don’t know about you but smartphones have changed the way we do things and how we run our lives. Smartphones have improved the way we communicate with each other and how we run our businesses and sell our products and services to our clients. It has improved the relationship between the business person and his or her customers. We can even have relationships with them, celebrating their special days like their birthdays or anniversaries, by simply wishing them well on social media platforms. You don’t need to have a physical interaction with a customer. You can do business with that customer with ease and he or she pays you online while you deliver the goods and services at their doorstep.
With more than 1 billion users worldwide and 2.5 million apps available across Google and Apple’s digital marketplaces, smartphones are impacting day-to-day life in some surprising ways. The adoption of the smartphone has been tremendous all over the world. Surveys show that 80% of the world population uses mobile devices and 42% of mobile subscribers in the US use a smartphone.
Smartphones are popular among people for the applications they offer to users. Smartphones make communications with people quite easier. People enjoy a lot of benefits in various forms of their daily work. Some advantages smartphones provide better means of communication, learning options to users, great exposure to the latest things, ways to personality development, simple ways to access applications, ideas to succeed in business, platforms to grow their applications and more.
Smartphones have created business opportunities for not just smartphone vendors but also app developers, internet services providers, and others. People, especially students can now study online courses of their choice easily with their smartphones. Healthwise, individuals can also use their smartphones to check for health-related information and seek for online medical help with ease.
Truly, the smartphone has impacted society both positively and negatively. Smartphone has impacted almost all walk of human life. The prominent areas, where impacts of the smartphone are obvious to include business, education, health, and social life. There are several ways that can help control and minimize the negative impact of smartphone use in society by educating users on how to use smartphones smartly. The smartphone is only a pocket-sized computer today but the device seems to have limitless potential.