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The 7 most annoying things about mobile phone users

When they said to make sure your phone was off, they meant YOU too!

DO YOU MIND your mobile manners?

Are you constantly checking in, texting during dinner, or losing your phone?


According to a Facebook survey carried out by Microsoft, people who constantly have their faces in their phones, and those who feel the need to roar into their devices are top of the list of offenders.

Let’s see if you recognise anyone here:

1. People who constantly check/check in on their phones

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2. People who talk too loudly

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3. People who forget to silence their phones

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4. People who use their phones when it’s just the two of you

5. People who “delay traffic by using phones”

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6. People who pocket dial

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7. People who repeatedly lose their phones

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The survey also found that men are better than women at updating their phones and apps, while women are more selective about what they text.

Do your friends have annoying phone habits? What about you? Let us know in the comments section…

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