When Android Ate My Best Friends

Posted by tuxchick on Jan 4, 2013 4:12 PM EDT
Linux.com; By Carla Schroder
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Everyone has a cell phone these days. Out here in my little corner of the world, in a county that competes with the neighboring county for the poorest in the state, everyone can somehow afford smartphones with generous data plans. I have no idea what people's eye colors are anymore, or if they even have eyes, because all I see are the tops of their heads as they are bent over their tiny screens. This stuff is not cheap-- I don't know anyone whose monthly bite is under a hundred dollars. Which is why I have a cheapo TracFone, because I refuse to pay that much. Plus I like hoarding minutes, so I turn it off. I don't have to be in constant contact with my eleventeen bestest friends at all times.

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Although there is another side to this... vainrveenr 16 1,045 Jan 6, 2013 12:18 AM

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