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Majority of Austrians message during personal conversations

Tuesday 19 July 2016 | 11:22 CET | News
With 94 percent of Austrians owning a mobile phone, their social behaviour has changed, and 72 percent neglect their partner in conversations in order to reply to messages on their phones. The phenomenon dubbed "phubbing" is spread across all members of society, according to the latest Austrian Internet Monitor by market research company Integral. 

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