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Americans drop their phones at least four times a week

Hold onto your phones – according to new research, one in three Americans currently have a crack in their phone’s screen. The constant threat of dropping our phones and cracking the screen – or worse – is leaving many of us with a bit of “Phone-xiety.” A new study of 2,000 Americans found that over half of those surveyed (52 percent) admit they are “always” worried about the safety of their phone. In fact, the average American has six “heart attack moments” every week where they start to drop their phone but save it just in time. SWNSThe survey, conducted by OnePoll on behalf of PhoneLoops.com, found that it’s apparently very difficult for Americans to get a grip these days – at least on their phones. Accordin ...