Are Mobile Devices Destroying Your Body? [Infographic]

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By Jason Fitzpatrick on February 27th, 2012

New technology brings about new ways of interacting with said technology. Smartphones and tablets might be tiny compared to their massive forefathers but that doesn’t mean we can ignore the way we hold and interact with them.

If you use your iPad until your neck cramps and your arm falls asleep, you’re certainly not alone. Mobile devices have increased the amount of time we spend staring down screens and holding technology. Like the innovations that came before them, we have to explore ways of using them without undue wear and tear on our bodies.

[via Daily Infographic]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 02/27/12
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