Nearly everybody 30 years of age and under would die of withdrawal! I could get by without all these items, though I also use them daily. I could even keep my job under those conditions and go old school.
I grew up in the late 40's early 50's without any of those things. The first TV was a little round screen. My DW as a girl had no indoor privy. My grandparents lived in a remote area without electricity and used propane powered lights,refer and stove.
I remember those days fondly and I would welcome them back. I could do just fine without all the things mentioned
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Here's a very good question and I know answers will vary.
What do you think would happen with our society if for one month all computers, cell phones and GPS's were taken away from us? I honestly think a good portion of the world would come to a stand still and people would not be able or know how to function. Don't get me wrong, I use the aforementioned products on a daily basis, but I would have no issues at all if it all went bye bye.
Your thoughts and opinions?
Depends... If people knew it was coming, they could compensate and cope (although the cost would be immense to replace most of the computerized control systems for power and water distribution, so they probably wouldn't bother for just a month - many localities have standby generators and could stock up on fuel beforehand).
GPS is new enough that most people could still manage to get around without it - it would primarily be an inconvenience.
Cell phones are primarily a convenience and not a necessity. Even for people that have cut the cord, living without a phone (borrowing phone services from the locality and friends/family) would primarily be an inconvenience.
The one thing that we are all immensely dependent on is reliable electrical generation and distribution.
Me: My job is computers, so being out of work for a month would be rather painful.
A city attacked with an EMP (Electromagnetic Pulse) weapon device would instantly become stone aged and paralyzed.
You would have to go to bed at sundown and get up at sunrise.
Horse sale would skyrocket.
Clerks in stores would actually have to learn how to make change.
Children would, as someone said, have to learn how to speak to each other.
They would have trouble breathing with all the fresh air OUTSIDE, away from the computer.
With no more television the birth rate would skyrocket.