Students find them convenient and safe
phones have evolved from an isolated luxury of the rich
to the new necessity of the masses. Over the past seven
years cell phone usage has exploded and aggressively integrated
itself into our culture.
and more students seem to be talking to themselves on campus.Whether
because of the convenience, low cost or endless options,
many of those people are actually talking on cellular phones.
Whether it be in line at the bookstore, studying in the
library, grocery shopping or at the theater, students are
among those boosting the popularity of wireless phones.
is one reason cited by college students who might be far
from home in unfamiliar territory. They feel safer knowing
his phone is there for emergencies while driving back and
forth to his hometown. Although users cite emergency use
as the main reason for purchasing a phone, it also is a
convenient and fast way to connect with people.
rates and parents who want to be connected to their children
fuel on-campus cell-phone use. Other students have found
that using their cell phones to call long distance is a
solution to high phone bills.
Prepaid cell phones are attractive
advantage of its prepaid cellular cards, which allow the
customer to put a limit on minutes, students with a budget
love it. Prepaid cellular service appeals to parents because
there are no monthly bills, no credit approval process and
no long-term contracts.
cellular is rising in popularity because it does not require
credit checks or high deposits. Prepaid cellular service
is all about having the freedom to stay in touch, while
staying within your own budget.
Cell Phone Etiquette
of cell phones are on the rise. They have helped make our
lives easier, but at the same time many people agree that
they also created an unwanted intrusion in our lives.
users select cellular strategies that show respect for others
and increase their effectiveness. Respect the people around
you by using discretion when you make or take calls in public.