OMG, I dropped my cell phone! In today?s busy American society, this can mean the end of a productive day. Or at the very least, missed text messages! Approximately two-thirds of Americans own a smartphone, and almost 20% rely on their smartphone for connecting to the internet. For some, it is their main method of getting online. And for 97% of smartphone users, the most frequent use of their phone is for text messaging. How often do you check your phone? How do you feel when you can’t do that? Almost 40% of Americans admit to checking their phone at least every 30 minutes, if not more often. So a broken phone is a big deal.
A recent survey reports that most broken iPhones were broken within the first 10 weeks after purchase. The most common way to break a cell phone is by dropping it on a hard surface,