Sayan Chakraborty. Mobile phone usage patterns amongst university students: A comparative study between India and USA. A Master’s Paper for the M.S. in I.S degree. April, 2006. 53 pages. Advisor: Diane Kelly
Mobile phones are one of the most common information access devices with almost 31% of th
With more and more people using cellular phones, a new debate has surfaced. Should there be laws against using cell phones while driving? The statistics about distracted driving, which includes any type of distraction, show that distracted driving causes accidents. According to the United States
Advantages and Disadvantages of mobile phones
If you are travelling to another country, you can use the roaming feature to be connected anywhere and all the time. You can use features like Texting or Email to send messages, receive messages, send pictures, get informa
Should Drivers Be Banned From Talking And Texting While Driving?
Distracted driving is a leading cause to automobile fatalities. Distracted driving can range from talking, texting…to eating, and drinking…. This topic has been a debate issue between several experts and U.S. citizens.
Mobile phones and Teenagers: Impact, Consequences and Concerns - Parents/Caregivers Perspectives
Shanthi Vaidyanathan Ravichandran
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Are You Sure You Want to Drive Distracted?
Realization of Teens Driving While Texting
Recent studies have shown the rise in fatal car accidents as a result of texting while driving. Most teens have admitted to texting behind the wheel, claiming that it does not distract th
When driving, the risk of crashing is always a possibility; however with a cell phone in your hand the risk is four times greater. Using a cell phone while driving has become a big problem in areas around the globe and is reckless driving. Keisha Wall, a nineteen year old girl learned her lesson aft
Texting and Driving: Leads to Distraction
Imagine driving down the road where the sun is shining and the wind is blowing in your hair, you’re having a grand old time driving and then all of a sudden someone rams in the back of your car. This is the behavior of texting while driving is proven to b
Driving a car is a very big responsibility we are given at a young age. I received my driver’s license at the age of sixteen. At that age, I realized that driving a car made me responsible for my actions on the road. Sure, I had more freedom, but with more freedom came more accountability...
Ban on Texting
Thesis: Texting while driving is a hazard to everyone who drives on the road, a ban on texting while driving will prevent this hazard and save peoples lives.
a. Give brief overview of the history of texting
b. Discuss the problems of texting while...
The Dangers of Texting and Driving
Drivers should not be able to use their cell phones when driving a motor vehicle because it is dangerous for the driver and others who are driving as well. The use of cell phones takes the driver's attention off the road. They should not be used while...
Running Head: The Dangers of Texting and Driving
The Dangers of Texting and Driving
It was an evening I will never forget. What I saw that night will impact me for the rest of my life. The night started off normally. My girlfriend and I went out to enjoy a nice...
June 2005, over 190 MILLION reported users. 1990 ONLY 4.3 MILLION. This is a report given by The Telecommunications & Internet Association, but to us, this may not seem to be a surprise because our daily routines, our daily lives revolve around the habitual use of a cellular phone....