Usage of Mobile by Female Students in University IndiaRahul Kushwaha*
Amity School of Communication, Amity University, Haryana, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- Rahul Kushwaha
Amity University Haryana Gurgaon
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: January 26, 2017; Accepted Date: March 08, 2017; Published Date: March 17, 2017
Citation: Kushwaha R (2017) Usage of Mobile by Female Students in University India. J Mass Communicat Journalism 7: 329. doi: 10.4172/2165-7912.1000329
Copyright: © 2017 Kushwaha R. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
This study surveyed the utility of cell phone among female students of Amity University (AU) studying in Amity School of Communications. The study applying both quantitative and qualitative methodology was done on 33 participants. Findings indicate that Amity University female students use their cell phones for receiving calls, chatting, visits to social media, watch video, contacting new and old friends and sending message to gratify their specific needs. They contacted parents, relatives, friend and others, too. Findings show female students use their cell phone maximally for direct call, chatting or texting, information searching on internet, internet calling, for capturing events, receiving incoming video calls, for editing home photos, sending message with pictures, and browsing internet. The researcher also found some negative fall outs while using cell phones like Internet poor connectivity and Wi-Fi problem, time consumption, addiction to cell phone, false or fabricated information postings and unknown sources tagging unwanted material like pornography.