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4 Major Phone Carriers Providing Text-to-911 The four major U.S. wireless phone companies are providing emergency texting 911 service to any local government that wants it and has the capability to use it as of this month, a big step toward moving the nation's emergency dispatch system out of the voice-only technology that dates to the 1960s.
Study: 86 Percent of College Students Text Message Throughout ClassText messaging, specifically, dominated as the students’ top activity with 86 percent of students admitting to texting throughout class times.