How Smartphones Could Be Ruining Your Relationship


Even with the most devoted couples, it seems that once-common conversations in bed have been replaced with endless scrolling through social media apps or funny image-based sites - individually.

Is the internet putting up a barrier between people, even in bed?

We compulsively carry our smartphones with us wherever we go. The classroom, the bathroom, the bedroom, the outdoors -- our phone is always in hand as if it were some magic self-defense tool capable of protecting us from all that is evil in the world.

It all happened so fast. We didn’t have the time to set any boundaries for smartphone usage, and now we find ourselves unable to save our relationships and form meaningful interactions with those dear to us.

Smartphones are very useful in many circumstances. However, although not ruining your relationships per se, they can harm it in devious ways. (more…)