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  2. Problematic smartphone use - Wikipedia

    History and terminology. It is also known as smartphone overuse, smartphone addiction, mobile phone overuse, or cell phone dependency.Founded in current research on the adverse consequences of overusing technology, "mobile phone overuse" has been proposed as a subset of forms of "digital addiction", or "digital dependence", reflecting increasing trends of compulsive behaviour amongst users of ...

  3. 112 (emergency telephone number) - Wikipedia

    The International Telecommunication Union recommends that member states selecting a primary or secondary emergency number choose either 911, 112 or both. 112 is one of two numbers (the other being the region's own emergency number) that can be dialed on most GSM phones even if the phone is locked. EU legislation

  4. History of broadcasting - Wikipedia

    Mobile stations Two of Australia's most unusual medium wave stations were mobile stations 2XT and 3YB. They both operated in eras prior to the universal establishment of rural radio stations. 2XT was designed and operated by AWA within the State of New South Wales , from a NSW Railways train, between November 1925 and December 1927. 2XT, which ...

  5. Timeline of Philippine history - Wikipedia

    Philippines Herald is established by Manuel L. Quezon and former Manila Times journalists; first pro-Filipino nationalist newspaper. December 15 Provincehood of Masbate (Act No. 2934), former sub-province independent from Sorsogon. 1921 March 5 Charles Yeater appointed as acting Civil Governor (1921) October 14

  6. Text messaging - Wikipedia

    Text messaging, or texting, is the act of composing and sending electronic messages, typically consisting of alphabetic and numeric characters, between two or more users of mobile devices, desktops/laptops, or another type of compatible computer.

  7. Address - Wikipedia

    The first number is the conscription or evidentional number (which corresponds to the chronological order of cadastral registration of the house), and the second number (after a slash) is the orientational number (orientační číslo, č. or., č. o.) which expresses the position in the street. Sometimes only one of the two numbers is used, or ...

  8. Language shift - Wikipedia

    In the same region, today only some 13% of the people speak Slovene, while more than 85% of the population speak German. The figures for the whole region are equally telling: in 1818, around 35% of the population of Carinthia spoke Slovene; by 1910, this number had fallen to 15.6% and by 2001 to 2.3%.

  9. National Collegiate Athletic Association (Philippines)

    In 1938, Far Eastern University, National University, the University of the Philippines and the University of Santo Tomas formed the University Athletic Association of the Philippines, a rival intercollegiate league. The NCAA experienced a golden age during the postwar years. The Loyola Center at the Ateneo campus became the new home of the ...