The mobile phone is a lightweight telephone that has access to a cellular radio system. Also known as a wireless phone or cellular telephone. It is a wonderful blessing of modern science. About all the people of the world are using the mobile phones. Especially the teenagers. About 88% of teenagers are using the mobile phones. Use of mobile phone helps people in many ways. But sometimes this blessing becomes a curse. One should be aware of its curses.
The uses of mobile phone:
The mobile phone gives us an easy communication system and changed our lifestyle. Some of the uses are given below;
The mobile phones can be used to communicate over long distances without wires. Mobile phones are really able to as we can call anyone and anywhere to ask anything. We all stay connected with our friends and relatives with the help of mobile phones, who stay far away from us. When we need our friends and family members, easily can reach them with the help of mobile phone.
A mobile phone as Camera:
Nowadays, we don’t need to carry cameras separately. Mobile phones have cameras of great picture quality. We can click amazing pictures with our mobile phones. We can capture the moment in our mobile phone whenever we want to.
Get to know the world:
Mobile phones keep us informed about all the latest news. The world has become very familiar to us. One kind of mobile phone, a smartphone makes us informed about many countries states, rules and conditions.
Help in education:
A mobile phone to a student means a lot. He can browse about the topic he is studying. He can know more out of the textbook. Moreover, a student can carry his notes on the mobile phone. A mobile phone is a big help to the students for the good purposes.
Without communication, there are lots of use of mobile phone. We can install applications with the help of smart mobile phones. We can know about all the locations where ever it is, even about the traffic also whether it is more or less .We can also record our voice, check the time, and set alarm. The flashlight also available on our phones which helps us like a handy torch.
The Abuses of the Mobile phone:
There are two sides to every coin. Each and every technology has its advantage and also has the same. It brings curse along with the blessing. Some of the abuses of a mobile phone are given below;
Road accident is one of the worst curses of a mobile phone. Distraction in driving is one of the biggest. People talking over the mobile while driving faces accidents mostly. Uses of a mobile phone while driving the car to distract people from the road and causes accident sometimes which can lead to death.
Impact in Personal Communication:
Not only distraction in driving mobile phone also has a negative impact on personal communication. Today’s young generation is really uninterested in the family because they are busy with texting over instant messengers on the mobile phones. Nowadays people only call or text each other instead of visiting personally.
Damages to Health:
A mobile phone also causes damages to health. A mobile phone can cause tumors which can lead to cancer too. Without tumors sleeplessness, eyesight problem, DNA damage, infertility etc. can be caused by mobile phone.
The negative effect on Education of over use of mobile phone
Nowadays most of the students are using mobile phones. They are not concentrating on the study as much as the mobile phone. Due to this the exam result are being good as expected. This is affecting their future. They are spoiling their future by wasting most of their times on the mobile phone. So it is a matter of regret that a technological device can spoil a person’s whole life.
Wastage of Time:
Moreover, people are spending most of their time in the mobile phone instead of being productive. Especially the students are not interested in the textbook or any other book. They are wasting their valuable time in mobile.Kids these days are not interested in outdoor or indoor games. They like to play games on the mobile phones more.
Achievement of evil goals:
Many people are using the mobile phone as the key to their evil goals. They are easily achieving their evil goals which can bring disaster to the world. With the help of mobile phone, crimes are accomplishing very easily.
The way to get rid of mobile phone’s curses:
Consequently, nothing is unmixed in this world. Anything has its good and bad both equally sides. This completely depends on a person which side he wishes to use. Sometimes people get in the trap of cellular phone without their knowledge. We can’t stop a person to use the mobile phone. But we can keep him away from the curses.
“Prevention is better than cure”, it is a very old saying. Like a disease, we have to prevent the evil side of the mobile phone. It can be possible if people are aware of the evil sides. Many steps can be taken to make people aware. Because self-awareness is the best key to prevention.
- The Government can make people aware of taking necessary steps.
- Seminars or workshops can be arranged.
- Parents can tell their kids about the evil side and ask them not to use it against law.
- In educational institutions, teachers can talk about it with the students.
- Legal steps:
Many destructive crimes are happening with the mobile phone. So, a countries leader can take legal steps to avoid these crimes. Law can be built against it. Moreover, the harmful sites and apps can be banned by the government too.
- Keeping eyesight:
Most of the mobile phone especially the smartphone users are children and teenagers. At that age, people do many mistakes without their knowledge. So, parents must keep eyesight on their child so that he can’t do anything big or do anything which will make the negative impact on his mental state for over use of mobile phone.
- Introducing the good side:
A mobile phone doesn’t have bad sides. It also has good sides too. Parents should introduce their child to the good site of the mobile phone. The way they can be productive, the educational sites etc. should be introduced to a child. A parent must teach his/her child the positive uses of mobile phones.