TITLE

U.S. Teens Text More, Talk Less

PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Total Telecom+;Feb2011, Special Section p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a report from The Nielsen Company which suggests that the average American teenager sends and receives 3,339 text messages per month, up eight percent over 2009. It notes that texting becomes less popular after age 18, when usage plunges to 1,630 per month. The reasons why texting is popular among teens are provided.
ACCESSION #
59975245

 

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