When you put your phone on the table, say, when you’re having lunch with your friends, do you place it screen facing up or down?
Your choice says a lot about you.
The two types of phone users
In this article about whether technology is really making us happier, the author suggests that there are two main categories of people: screen-facing-up people and screen-facing-down people.
Screen-facing-up people allow themselves—more than screen-facing-down people—to be interrupted by a call, text or sudden need to check the weather or stock market.
Screen-facing-up people are open to being distracted by anything that promises to be more interesting than the friends they’re physically with at the moment. [Read more…]