TITLE

Researcher: Wireless Alters Society

AUTHOR(S)
Mendez-Wilson, Deborah
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/22/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 43, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the results of a study on the impact of wireless technology on human behavior. Implications of the frequent use of the thumb by teenagers in carrying out tasks; Claims of online researcher and philosopher Sadie Plant on the effects of mobile telephones on consumers; Views of Plant on several aspects of the use of mobile telephones by men and women.
ACCESSION #
5534464

 

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