Talking About Cell Phones

Cell phones are basically everywhere we look today. Young people as young as six and seven years have these devices so they can call mom and dad, and of course, grandma. Teenagers have the devices permanently up to their ear and even sleep with them on the edge of their pillow so they never miss a call, a text, or a Facebook update by one of their friends. Grandmas and grandpas have these devices and some people are even stopping the services of their land line phones at home because of them.

The cell phones provide each person the ability to call others no matter where they are. If the person is in trouble and has a flat tire, or a medical emergency the ability to call for help is only an arms-length away. This is the main reason that people who are getting older carry the items. They provide them with the ability to reach out and call for help.

Most parents agree to give their children cell phones because the child will have a way to call them when they need them. The parent will also have a way to get in touch with the child and check on their whereabouts. The fact that the devices have GPS and tracking systems on them makes parents feel safer letting their children go away from home. The tracking systems in these devices have helped to locate many missing children and adults that might not otherwise have been found.

Many businesses and residences have replaced the traditional land line telephones with cell phones. One reason for this trend is because you can buy packages from mobile carriers that allow you to make unlimited calls and send unlimited messages for one monthly price. There is no surprise on your phone bill if you have been calling more long distance numbers than normal.

Another reason why people are disconnecting their land lines is the mobile devices frees them from being shackled to one place. If you are waiting on an important call and have a land line you cannot leave the place that telephone is installed. If you use a mobile device then you can go to town while waiting on a call and do not have to worry that you might miss it.

The freedom to go where we want and do what we want, for less money, is making these devices the most popular thing since sliced bread.

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