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

Nagrath, Cynthia
April 2010
International Educator;Apr2010, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p4
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.


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