Boredom in the Smartphone Age

Posted on: Tue 3 Oct 2017

There’s no reason to be bored anymore. As long as you have your smartphone on you, there’s always something to watch, read, hear, or play while you wait for your bus, coffee, or doctor’s appointment.

We often hear about the potential effects smart phone usage has on our attention spans or necks.

So what happens when we leave our phones at home?

Julie Shiels has published a book of photographs taken while she would usually have been scrolling on her phone. She joined Casey and Sam to talk about her project.

Produced by Casey Tonkin
Image sourced from Pixabay


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