Azekeil (azekeil) wrote,
Azekeil
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Mobile Phones.

So. I have a new phone. I'll put the number up shortly, after I've finished faffing around with contacts. (It has so far involved writing a perl script. You don't wanna know. I hate phones.)

In the mean time, have a poll

Poll #581699 Mobile Phones

Do you like owning a mobile phone?

Yes
33(89.2%)
No
4(10.8%)
Other (please comment below)
0(0.0%)

Are you concerned with the monetary cost of owning a mobile phone?

Yes
14(37.8%)
No
22(59.5%)
Other (please comment below)
1(2.7%)

Are you bothered by the rigmarole of keeping it charged and carrying it around?

Yes
11(29.7%)
No
26(70.3%)
Other (please comment below)
0(0.0%)

Are you worried about losing your phone (including theft?)

Yes
18(50.0%)
No
18(50.0%)
Other (please comment below)
0(0.0%)

Is it important to you to have a flashy phone?

Yes
3(8.1%)
No
33(89.2%)
Other (please comment below)
1(2.7%)

How bothered are you about observing phone etiquette?

I turn it off when appropriate
21(63.6%)
I don't have it on a lot of the time even when I could
1(3.0%)
I leave it somewhere rather than take it with me
0(0.0%)
I conduct calls when I shouldn't/when I might offend others (eg. driving, in meetings etc)
1(3.0%)

Please indicate your attachment to your phone (imagine it was gone: 1, not bothered, 10 OMGWTF!!1 My life is over!)

Mean: 6.24 Median: 7 Std. Dev 2.07
1
0(0.0%)
2
3(8.1%)
3
3(8.1%)
4
1(2.7%)
5
5(13.5%)
6
3(8.1%)
7
11(29.7%)
8
8(21.6%)
9
2(5.4%)
10
1(2.7%)

How bothered are you about being contactable all the time (if you have your phone on most of the time)? (1 not at all, 10 I hate it)

Mean: 3.89 Median: 3 Std. Dev 2.48
1
8(21.6%)
2
4(10.8%)
3
8(21.6%)
4
3(8.1%)
5
5(13.5%)
6
3(8.1%)
7
3(8.1%)
8
1(2.7%)
9
0(0.0%)
10
2(5.4%)
Tags: rant, whimsical
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