Texting relationships

Katie Hinderer | 19 January 2011
No meet-ups, no phone calls. Just 140-character messages flying back and forth day and night.

Talking is no longer a vocal act

Katie Hinderer | 07 August 2010
I realized that her definition of ‘talk’ had morphed from its classic meaning.


Katie Hinderer | 12 January 2010
Thanks to text messages, Facebook and Twitter the tween and teen population is developing an entirely new lingo. They combine word, shorten phrases and delete vowels. The letters may look like secret code to those outside the social media circle; making the generation gap blaringly obvious.
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