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Text Messaging

Text Messaging and its Effects on Teens' Grammar Background Information "IYO TXTng = Gd 4 or NME of GMR?" If you cannot understand the previous statement, then you most likely have not been exposed to the language of text messaging. Who are the creators of this language? The answer is today's teenagers. The translation for the opening sentence is, "In your opinion, is texting good for or the enemy of grammar?" Text messaging has surely given our society a quick means through which to communicate...

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Text Messaging and Persuasive Speech Outline

texting 1. Texting and driving 2. Lack of concentration, losing focus on driving 3. Looking at texts and not paying attention to the surroundings scenery C: Standing on this issue? All drivers need to be aware of distracted driving and take steps to minimize the risk to themselves and others. “I’m asking you today to listen to the statistics and the stories and decide for yourself whether that one text message, is worth the cost of a human life.” II. Supporting Facts #1 A: While distracted driving...

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Text Messaging and Public Service Announcement

destination, there would be so many less wrecks. This is why PSA’s don't work. We don't take the time off of our technology to think that something fatal could actually happen to us. We arent undetectable or immortal, we can die. Even from a simple text, or looking in the mirror to fix our hair, or even taking our eyes off of the road for a few seconds. If we just stopped all of this, so many wrecks could be prevented. Im arguing that PSA’s are not effective, but this is society's fault. ...

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Use of Text Messaging in Parent and Child Relationships

ability to place international calls, send SMS texts, and even had luxuries like caller ID and voicemail, which we all take for granted now. This phone started a revolution that is still changing everyday, with newer and better phones releasing every month with the latest technology and sleek designs. Texting has its own language, customs, and ways of doing things. There are known rules when it comes to texting, which I believe makes it rhetorical. Text messaging is a new medium of expression, one that...

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Text Messaging

inbox, or in your text message inbox. When come across, most people are stumped and irritated. Because of their negatively criticized habit, people who oppose and hate them have also been forming their groups and shouting their opinions in the same websites. How did Jejemons come to be? Quoted in Manila Bulletin Online, this kind of typing rooted when mobile messaging became famous in the Philippines (MBO). Since then, Philippines have been in the top ranks of most text messages sent per...

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Bulk Messaging Case Study

Why BulkMessaging? Bulk Messaging has many benefits similar to cost effectiveness and speed. What are the benefits regarding open rates in bulk messaging? 98% of all SMS messages are opened and read by the recipient, and on average within five seconds. That alone sounds impressive but when compared to the 20% average open rates of email it’s even better. Not to mention the fact that of those 20% of e-mails that are actually opened the average open time on these is about forty eight hours. So if...

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Short Messaging Service: Advantages and Disadvantages

ebanking, as well as social and spiritual applications. Indeed, mobile phones have made tremendous contributions to society and to mankind. From its inception as a tool of communication used only by deaf or hearing impaired individuals, SMS or Short Messaging Service had turned into a very powerful means of communication. Also, SMS had made the world smaller and much better as people rapidly gain access to mobile phones. Moreover, it created a new way of system of communication all together. SMS Applications...

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To Text or Not to Text?

me four times longer to hit the brake [while being distracted and driving]” (1). Therefore, LeBeau’s results matched up with the final results for Car and Driver Magazine; it took an unimpaired driver .54 seconds to break, yet for a person sending a text while driving, it took 70 more feet to break. Furthering Car and Driver Magazine’s study, it shows that it only took a legally drunk person four more feet to stop (LeBeau 1). With this said, a person could be at legal limit of .08, yet still be safer...

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Text Messaging in Pop Culture

Text messaging Pop culture is defined as commercial culture of popular taste. These are some of the categories music, fashion, movies, and trends or fads. One of the biggest trends among young adults today is text messaging and IMing. Young adults generally don’t leave home without their cell phones. Texting is a way for young adults to communicate when they aren’t able to talk to the person face to face. Many people argue that text messaging is a bad habit that pop culture has brought along, but...

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Text Messaging.

convenient by enabling us to communicate with others in a small amount of time. One of the most used functions on the cell phone is not the phone, but the instant text messaging. Who wouldn't love such a quick, easy method of communication? Just flip open your cell phone, type in a quick “meet me @ 2 plz” and press send. Text messaging is an easy and discrete way of communicating with others, but it has its disadvantages and advantages. It is not a surprise why texting can cause so man problems physically...

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