Text Messaging is probably the coolest and hippest craze that not only conquers the USA but also the World. People from all walks of life: students, professionals, laborers, housewives and even children are caught in this hype. So what’s with text messaging that has caught the fancy of millions of texters worldwide? Each one of […]
Technology has made things great. People can now do things with the greatest of ease that they couldn’t do even 20 years ago. Although there is a problem that has arisen with the popularity of text messages and that is texting while driving.
When I received my first mobile phone at the age of sixteen, I had to beg my mom to let me add text messaging to the family plan so we would have the ability of texting. Now, eight years later, I am constantly conversing with my begrudging mother via text messages alone.
Mobile phone text messaging is one of the world’s most widely used forms of communication today. Nevertheless, it is surprising how many people lack the proper decorum in sending text messages, which can lead to misunderstandings, irritation, and even hurt feelings.
Thanks to AT&T and Verizon unlimited texting plans, the average teen texter sent and received 2,272 texts per month in 2008. That’s about 80 texts per day, according to the Neilsen Company.