With the popularity and rise in use of online text-based communications came the emergence of a new texting language, tailored to the immediacy and compactness of these new communication media.
Today, text and chat abbreviations are used in many online communications including Facebook, Twitter, instant messaging, email and online gaming to name a few places.
To ensure proper use, we require the user have both physical and password access to the target device.
Failure to do so may result in breaking of Federal and State laws.
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