1. Like any sweeping “Life is ____” statement, this has multiple facets. Sure, mobile digital culture can foster certain types of connections, make driving directions immediately available, and provide an app for whatever you think you need.
    On the other hand, smartphone use often occurs at the expense of valuable interaction with those in one’s immediate company. This becomes more obvious when you yourself do not have the recourse of turning to a handheld device when there happens to be a lull in conversation. 

     
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    Except this isn’t true at all. Life happens on your smartphone just as life happens when you’re not on your smartphone....
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    Except this isn’t true at all. Life happens on your smartphone just as life happens when you’re not on your smartphone....