text messaging

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A technology which enables mobile telephone users to send text messages to each other. Such messages are cheaper than normal phone calls. Because of the restricted nature of the phone's screen, users often have to resort to the use of abbreviations in order to communicate. One popular name for this form of technology is short message service.

Subjects: Computing.

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