Factors Implicated in Smartphone Usage Distressing Individual

  • Nidhi Singh Research Scholar, Department of Business Administration, University of Lucknow, INDIA
  • Prof. Sanjay Medhavi Associate Professor, Department of Business Administration, University of Lucknow, INDIA
Keywords: Smartphone, Techno-Invasion, Techno-Overload, Compulsive Usage, Withdrawal/Escape, Feeling Lost/Anxious


In today’s era usage of communication technology is increasing day by day whether it may be in the field of education or any other field. The dependency on these technological devices has been increased; it may be fruitful on one hand and problematic from some aspects on other side. People are not realizing the negative aspects of the usage but when they were asked they seemed to neglect the negative aspects as they are not concerned but some other day it will certainly affect them. The present study was done to identify the communication technology induced stressor, exploratory factor analysis has been done on the data collected  from 427 respondent and nine factor  are extracted containing variables which simply explains the smartphone uses stressor that  and those factors may be used for further analysis in  various studies related to smartphone usage.


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How to Cite
Nidhi Singh, & Prof. Sanjay Medhavi. (2021). Factors Implicated in Smartphone Usage Distressing Individual. International Journal of Engineering and Management Research, 11(3), 141-151. https://doi.org/10.31033/ijemr.11.3.24