Articles tagged with: Seven and Texting

Quarter of Americans Send Text Messages While Driving

Mobile software developer, Vlingo has reported that Despite Driving While Texting (DWT) bans in seven states and the District of Columbia as well as reports of accidents caused by DWT, 26% of mobile phone users continue to text behind the wheel. more

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Coalition Supports Bill to Ban Teenage Texting While Driving

A bipartisan coalition of Mississippi state lawmakers, Cellular South and the Mississippi Department of Public Safety is supporting efforts to win passage of a bill that would restrict cell phone texting while driving by teenagers. more

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Majority of US Phone Users Report Surging Mobile Phone Usage

Azuki Systems has published a user survey of US mobile phone users which reports that over 54% of those surveyed said their mobile phone usage had increased by more than 25% over the last two years, and one in five respondents said it had increased by more than 50%. more

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Text Messaging Improves Parent-Teen Relationships

Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile) announced today the findings of a survey focused on family texting habits. The survey revealed that text messaging has broadened the lines of communication for many parents and teens, with over half of those reporting it has actually improved their relationship. more

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