We are all pretty much glued to our phones nowadays so..how much money would it take for you to give up your phone for a year? $1,000? $10,000? How about $100,000. That’s how much Vitamin Water is offering up for their #nophoneforayear challenge. Think you could do it? Here’s what it involves:
- No smartphone
- No tablet
- You can not use someone else’s smartphone
They will give you a 90’s mobile phone to let you make voice calls which they will even foot the bill for. You will also have to take a lie detector test at the end of the year before they hand over the cash. Oh and one more thing…only one person will be chosen for the challenge..I mean they are owned by Coke but they are not made of money.
When asked why such a huge amount of money the company said “We don’t think there’s anything more boring than mindlessly scrolling through your phone, and this is an opportunity to take that stance against routine and give someone $100,000 to do something uniquely awesome with their time,”
To enter you need to submit a photo on Twitter or Instagram using their hashtag and telling them why you need a break from your phone. The entrants will be narrowed down to one on January 22 so if you plan on entering you best start googling things you didn’t really need to know to get your fill now.