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The impact of cellular phones on society: Research Paper

The impact of cellular phones on society: Research proposal


Since the first mobile phone-call made on June 17th 1946, scientists have worked day and night to come up with means to make communication wireless and global. Over the last two or three decades, cellular phones have grown into one of the most important technological advancement the world has ever witnessed.

Problem Statement

Today, a cellular phone is more than just a device that makes phone-calls. It is a person's companion that acts as a guide, a friend, a communication device, a computer and a personal secretary, all at the same time. Cellular phones have made a deep impact on the way people communicate. This research focuses on how the communication of the world has been shaped by the advent of cellular technology.

Thesis Statement

The nature of this research is exploratory and focuses on the impact of cellular phones on the communication of the world. The thesis statement which best suits this essay is:

“How have cellular phones shaped the communication of the world?”

Aims and Objectives

To observe the effect of cellular technology on communication of the world

To study the advantages and disadvantages of cellular technologies

The study the growth of communication throughout history


The sample may not be the true representative of the population

The data retrieved may have some misrepresentations and incorrect information

The responses may be biased


Today, people constantly communicate with each other using telephones, cellular phones, laptops, social networks and dozens of other such means. The need to communicate which started with the beginning of mankind seems to have no end. This paper discusses the advent of mobile communication and its impact on the world.Table of Contents


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