Man who doesn’t use cell phone or social media-Yahoo! article link

Foreword by Christi Sabin

Technology can be a very useful tool in our day-to-day lives. However, the problem arises with the overuse of technology.  It’s not so much the technology itself, rather the extent to which the user uses it. While cell phones and social media in theory help us keep in better contact with our friends and family, the overuse of such tools tend to have the opposite effect. I know for me personally, I don’t hang-out with my friends to watch them play on their smartphones…I actually don’t have a smartphone…and I call them out on this when it happens. This links to what is mentioned in the following article about staying present in the moment, so just something to think about and consider while reading this…perhaps we don’t have to go to the extremes that this particular guy did, but there is something that we can all learn from him about when to just say ‘No’ to technology:

Man who doesn’t use cell phone or social media

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