Child Mistakes The iPhone For His Mother
Eric Pape has written a fascinating piece for Slate that tells the story of his one year old son's confused connection between the device and his mom.
Eric Pape has written a fascinating piece for Slate that tells the story of his one year old son’s confused connection between the iPhone and his mom. Due to the near-constant use of the phone for activities associated with the mother (hearing her on the phone, seeing her picture), the child was, in a way, identifying the device as representing his mother.
From the article:
It became clear: Every time Luka spotted my iPhone, he called “Mama!” Could he really be mistaking an iPhone for his mom?