When instant messaging becomes instant addiction
'Steven' sent 300 e-mails per day to his girlfriend (more than 1 mail every 2 minutes) and spent $8000 on SMS/text messaging in a year!!!
He was sending about 700 texts a week and resigned from his job after bosses found out he had sent 8,000 e-mails in one month.
"On any one day, he was sending about 300 e-mails to his girlfriend. He was texting her every day and probably spending £20 to £30 a week on texts."