The Importance of the Cell Phone Age: From Stone Age to Phone Age by Barbara Ehrenreich

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In “From Stone Age to Phone Age”, Barbara Ehrenreich describes that cell phones are not well suited to her even though they are fashionable. In her article, she points out cell phones are not used to connect people to each other but to isolate them from a big group of people. I think cell phones are very important to our daily life because they are convenient to manage our lives. Moreover, from the earlier cell phone age to nowadays, cell phones have been developed a lot; today many fancy phones are displayed on the market. Cell phones have become one of the essential materials of our daily life, and they are convenient to people, useful and economical. Since people started using cell phones, they have become more and more popular in the…show more content…
If we have some important events, we can use the alarm reminder to remind us. I think most of the cell phones have these functions no matter they are dated or new. The author doesn’t like to use cell phone because her fingertips are too fat to dial the keypad accurately. We don’t need to dial the numbers for each call, and we can save the numbers as contact so that we can just need to plug on one number to call out. As the developing of cell phones, the person who invented different type of cell phones for different type people to satisfy their needs, thus, they could choose a big monitor cell phone or big keypad even an easy inputted type. The last reason why cell phones are great is saving money for us. We want to call someone who is not living in the same city, and it will count as long distance call if we use the home phone to call out. Now, we use cell phones to call around the United States without paying more money. As we know to get in a college, we must have a big expense, but we use the cell phone instead of the home phone to our relatives which can save money for other things. If we live alone, then we don’t need to set up a phone and we can save hundred dollars for each month. To use cell phone, we only need to pay 60 dollars

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