Phone As Companion

Phone As Companion

Observations on Japanese phone culture that may become more widespread.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 8 december 2009

When PSFK was in Tokyo recently, we noticed how commonly people turned to the phone for entertainment, information and social connection. Above we have the photo of the typical subway ride: commuters looking at their phones to watch TV shows, read books and send email.

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