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What you would do with the time you spend on your cell

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Argentina
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Technology
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According to a study of Internet Trends 2014 (consultant KPCB), an Argentine average spend about eight hours in front of a screen. Of the total of those hours, at least two off the screen cell is passed

Students Communication Sciences, UBA, through a campaign seeking to raise awareness among smartphone users about excessive cell phone use.

Mauro D'Ippolito, and Nahuel Ortega, students of Communication Sciences, UBA, integrated campaign "The Fruits of Time", in dialogue with ABC MUNDIAL, was told with her seeking to raise awareness among users of smartphones on the use excessive cell.

"According to a study of Internet Trends 2014 (consultant KPCB), an Argentine will spend about eight hours average of screen. Of all those hours, at least two off the screen cell is passed," said D 'Ippolito.

Meanwhile, Nahuel Ortega explained: "Time is an abstract dimension, once it passes, there is no way to recover is why we feel the need to convey the message that time is and so encourage the use. time in other activities. "

"The amount of time people spend on their cell phone uploading photos, or watching what your friends share, can be used to exercise the imagination, activate the body or new experiences", proposed by students.

Finally, young D'Ippolito, and Ortega concurred that "While we believe that the cell phone is a useful and essential tool today, we believe that free time to devote to other activities can be fruitful for users . the idea is to feel pleased to have done something new for themselves and for others. "

Traslation Belén Zapata