Charlotte Observer: Your dinging, buzzing, vibrating phone is stressing you out — and so is its silence

Charlotte Observer: Your dinging, buzzing, vibrating phone is stressing you out — and so is its silence. “Many people find the constant dings, rings, buzzes and beeps that come from their computers and cell phones impossible to ignore. Experts say its a sign of our dependency on technology, which validates and entertains us while also cutting into our productivity and altering our attention span for the worse.”