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17% millennials check their phone during sex

San Francisco, June 8: Checking phone has become a priority for people. A new survey has found that 17 per cent millennials reach for their smartphone during sex. The US-based survey also found that 85 per cent of people aged between 18 and 34 check their smartphone while using the toilet and 43 per cent look at their phone while in the shower. Such behaviour is far more common among this younger category of smartphone user than those aged 35 to 51 and 52 to 70, according to the survey, conducted by SureCall — a company which produces devices to boost cell phone reception, technology website GearBrain reported on Thursday. (IANS)