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Provide a brief summary of the topic. Explain the current issues surrounding the topic and share at least two different positions on the topic. As this is a summary, this section should be written in your own words ; however, you must first conduct research to complete this section. Find at least two sources that offer differing perspectives on this topic and summarize their points of view. In your summary, also explain who the author or publishing organization is and how he, she, or it relates to the topic. Although we will be learning more about APA style next week, use Chapter 28 in your textbook and our APA class tutorials to provide full references for both sources. The first thing that we do when we wake up in the morning is automatically reach for our phones to check our social media or text messages. We have stepped away from using actual alarm clocks but we are using our phones for our alarm clocks. When we want to communicate with one another we send a text instead of calling, writing a letter or talking face to face. With the evolution of cellphones, we see them advancing every year with all new features. Many companies like Samsung and Apple are always upgrading the way their phones work. The one author is was doing research on is writing to give positive reinforcements to how smartphones are good for us. This is a good article to show how smartphones mad a positive impact on our lives. The other point of view is showing us his thought on how smartphones are impacting our lives and social lives. The author is saying that with smartphones has impacted all walk of human
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life. The negative impacts are affecting the education system. This enables students to text and
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