Obsessive Texting

Obsessive texting spawns innovations that make it easier to do
Implications - Alleviating bans on phone use while driving and curbing unwanted "intexticated" messages are texting innovations that make it easier than ever to text. With texting almost a ubiquitous method of communication, these applications and innovations feed the texting phenomenon, making it easier than ever to text so that anyone can send messages whenever, wherever and however they want.
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Mild Top 6 Examples: 69,074 Total Clicks Nov 09 - Nov 10
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Safe Sexting Apps - Cover Up Your Nude Texts on Your iPhone
SCORE: 6.6
V. Hot 55,831 Clicks Pub: Jan 5, 10
Safe Sexting Apps
Cover Up Your Nude Texts on Your iPhone
Sexting, the term coined for sending nude photos via text message, has been in the news a lot lately as statistics show an increasing number, 30 percent, of teens reported either having sent or received… [More]
Texting-Proof Streets - London Unveils the World's First 'Safe Text Street'
SCORE: 5
Warm 2,543 Clicks Pub: Nov 2, 10
Texting-Proof Streets
London Unveils the World's First 'Safe Text Street'
London has just rolled out the world's first 'Safe Text Street' designed to prevent injuries to pedestrians who are texting. Lampposts on London's Brick Lane have been covered in padding designed to reduce… [More]
Helpful Texting Narration - Drive Safe.ly Will Read Your Email and Texts to You In Real-Time
SCORE: 5.1
Warm 3,382 Clicks Pub: Nov 3, 09
Helpful Texting Narration
Drive Safe.ly Will Read Your Email and Texts to You In Real-Time
If you’re one of those people who haven’t managed to kick the unsafe habit of texting while driving, now there are no excuses. The company ‘Drive Safe.ly’ has come up with a way for you to well, drive… [More]
Anti-Drunk Applications - The Social Media Sobriety Test Saves You From Embarrassment
SCORE: 4.6
Mild 4,128 Clicks Pub: Nov 4, 10
Anti-Drunk Applications
The Social Media Sobriety Test Saves You From Embarrassment
Just like "drunk-texting," there is also a symptom called "drunk-posting." For those of you who are guilty of this, there is now the Social Media Sobriety Test that will deter you from doing such embarrassing… [More]
Texting Underpants - Simativa's SIMsystem Makes Your Parts a Lot Less Private
SCORE: 3.4
Mild 1,713 Clicks Pub: Apr 4, 10
Texting Underpants
Simativa's SIMsystem Makes Your Parts a Lot Less Private
Texting underpants will soon be a social norm. Simativa has developed a pair of underpants called SIMsystem that are designed to help caregivers know when their charges have soiled themselves. This innovation… [More]
Touchscreen Controller Stickers - The Tactile+Plus Creates Needed Texture on iPhones
SCORE: 2.9
Untested 1,477 Clicks Pub: Nov 6, 10
Touchscreen Controller Stickers
The Tactile+Plus Creates Needed Texture on iPhones
Although great for many other things, not to mention portability, the iPhone doesn't offer the best surface for tactile feedback during gaming; however, the Tactile+Plus hopes to remedy that problem. This… [More]