The intrusiveness of the mobile phone has ended the luxury of elective downtime when one was truly ‘out of office’ and unreachable. Photo: EPA
Stephen Vines
Opinion

Opinion

The View by Stephen Vines

Sadly, there’s no cure for this annoying mobile device behaviour

‘The clock cannot be turned back on this world of instant communication but that does not mean that people cannot think more carefully before acting and, please, please lower the volume in public places’’

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The intrusiveness of the mobile phone has ended the luxury of elective downtime when one was truly ‘out of office’ and unreachable. Photo: EPA
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