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When being disconnected is a good thing

BLOGGER: NAOMI WEISER We’re all getting so comfortable using mobile technologies and devices that it’s easy to forget that there are times (and places) where we just shouldn’t be connected. In an interesting move, some US operators have begun to implement campaigns and services that might, at first glance, appear to be detrimental to their business: they’re actively discouraging people from receiving or making calls and texts. OK, we’re talking about not calling or texting when driving, so perhaps it’s not that counterintuitive – after all, service providers do have an interest in their customers staying alive – but it’s […]  More >>