1 in 20 Brits dumped for spending too much time on gizmos

London: A survey has shown that Britons are really obsessed with their gadgets and gizmos.

According to consumer website eXpansys, which did the research, one in twenty has even been dumped by their partner for spending too much time on their latest gizmo.

The survey also showed that 30 percent admitted cuddling up under the sheets with their favourite toys such as iPods and laptops.

“When we now say Britain is in love with its technology, it actually rings true,” the Daily Star quoted Anthony Catterson, of the consumer website, as saying.