Texting is huge, not only in the US but around the world. Consider how if affects you, what you do and how you do it.
- 4.2 billion texters worldwide (3 out of every 5 people on earth)
- Texting is the #1 most used data service in the world
- 6.1 trillion texts were sent worldwide in 2010 (that's 193,430 texts per second -- and a 338% increase from 2007)
- 48 million people worldwide have cell phones but no electricity
- 1.7 billion people will have mobile phones (by 2012) but no bank accounts.
Source: cosmetics magazine; MBAOnline.com