Like everywhere else in the world, mobile phones and mobile telephoning is quite important in Thailand. Important in terms of convenience of course – not important to master your daily life.
Despite prejudices before comming here I have to admit that Thais are as mobile phone crazy as all western countries I know – I would say even more. The phone is everywhere with them. On the motorbike, the car, in class. Everywhere! Anytime.
Besides the addiction to mobilephoning and SMS more and more people, especially the youth, use smartphones to communicate. So it is not only SMS or telephoning, it is also chatting, emailing, etc. Despite the high hardware prices phones like the Apple iPhone, Nokia phones or Android devices are very popular amongst students...Read More