WE'RE a clumsy bunch us Aussies. Also a bit naughty it seems, too, as revealed in a recent survey showing how we break our phones and our habits of using our phone in bed.
in ten Australians have used their mobile phone while having sex to
either text, go on social media or take a call from their boss, family
or friend, with 20% of these people in the 25 to 34 age group, according
to research released by Yatango, an Australian mobile phone retailer.
Andy Taylor, Yatango CEO said: "Is romance dying in Australia? In
the lead up to Valentine's Day, [we're] calling on people to take an
amnesty from using their phones during intimate moments."
perhaps and according to the research, 45% of those people took a call
from a family member and 36% from a friend or colleague - proving that
in a 24/7 world, no time is off limits.
In the past two years, over 30% of people have lost or broken their mobile phone one or more times, in various ways, including:
•Falling out of a bag or pocket (46%)
•Dropping it down the toilet (13%)
•Losing it while drunk (13%)
•Sat on it (10%)
•Left it in a cab or at the pub (9%)
•Dropping it in a drink (7%)
•Smashing their phone on purpose (2%)