I usually keep my phone on silent during the day. Whether I am in a classroom, or alone in home, I don’t want my phone making noises with every notification hitting it. Hearing the same chime over and over again usually ends up changing my mood in a bad way — technology should enhance, not annoy after all.
Although, I need to get notified somehow. When my phone is on silent and not in my field of vision, I miss the notifications which doing so might have bad consequences.
Until the time where we all wear eye computers that can notify us subtly, there is no good way of doing this. Getting your phone on vibration is useless too, vibration has a sound, even a very annoying one.
Repetitive sounds have been known to be annoying to people, and in this case, it’s a sound that’s designed to get you distracted and check your phone. If my phone chimed with a sound that I’ve never heard before
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