One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘I, personally, am a champion texter, but I have some friends who can hardly be bothered to click the buttons to read their texts, much less respond to them.’
- ‘Rich Ling, a sociologist working for Telenor, a Norwegian telecommunications company, has interviewed thousands of mobile-phone texters, and he has noticed that they actually feel more disconnected from the world around them.’
- ‘What dedicated texter hasn't suffered an epic misunderstanding, or experienced a sick lurch of fear upon dispatching a message of sensitive character to the wrong recipient?’
- ‘Britain's speedy fingered texters sent on average 45 million texts every day last year.’
- ‘She told Reuters: ‘The fact that women are more likely to be texters could suggest that women now see mobile phones as extremely social tools.’’
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