TITLE

"Hello?!" Teen Mobile Phone Use Reaches Highest Level Yet

AUTHOR(S)
Nagrath, Cynthia
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
International Educator;Apr2010, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the growth of mobile telephone ownership among teens. According to a study conducted by the Pew Internet and American Life Project, nearly three out of four teenagers own a mobile telephone. Nielsen Mobile also reveals that 2008 was the first year in which the average number of text messages sent was higher than the average number of calls placed. It is believed that this trend will continue with teens playing a significant role in the increase.
ACCESSION #
49166611

 

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