Many of us are constantly stuck to our phones whether we're texting, Tweeting, checking emails or playing Angry Birds.
But in a recent survey, HuffPost UK Lifestyle were shocked to learn of the true phone habits of the British public.
A survey carried out by Vodafone, which polled 2,000 people, revealed that over a third of men would answer the phone during sex. Yes, you heard us right. During. Sex.
A further 62% revealed that they would answer the phone on a date or the toilet.
During a wedding, at the dinner table and on a date are also times when people will take a call rather than wait and call back later, according to the majority of those questioned.
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When asked about his phone habits Patrick Kelly, 28, Wandsworth said: “I would never answer the phone during sex but I would answer the phone on the toilet if it was serious. Would I answer the phone on a date? It depends on whether I like the girl.”
A survey carried out by Vodafone revealed the full extent of the roles mobile phones play in modern life.
We Text On The Toilet
(Come on, you've done it, too.)
We Reach For The iPhone As Soon As We Wake Up...
...It's also the last thing we check before we go to sleep.
We Spend Way Too Much Money In The App Store
We Take Photos Of EVERYTHING
We Have An Unhealthy Addiction To Angry Birds
Any Outlet We See Has Us Quickly Reaching For Our iPhone Charger
We Never Take Off Our Headphones
We Send A Lot Of Typo-Laden Texts
This has resulted in a few misunderstandings...
We Obsessively Check Our Maps App...
...Even when there are visual landmarks or street signs in sight. And don't even <em>think</em> about asking another person for directions.
We Stare At Our Screens Too Often During Meals
We Aimlessly Scroll Through Apps While We're Waiting Around
More than a quarter of people said they had been given a job offer, nearly 15% said they had been told about the birth of a child and, in London, the number of people who have been proposed to over the phone was more than 4%.