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Why I have 20 iPhone cases

Just as there are different outfits for different situations, the same applies to smartphone cases

There are many debates and studies on smartphone addiction. But I wonder if anyone has done research on smartphone-case addiction.

This is because I think there are many people, including some of my friends, who just can't stop buying cases for their smartphones. I am one of them.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 10, 2018, with the headline 'Why I have 20 iPhone cases'. Subscribe