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...text messages and much more. The statement on whether the cell phones are dangerous or not have still not reached to a conclusion. Scientist are still experimenting and they are trying their best to get to a conclusion on whether the usage of a mobile phone is safe or not.
The resources I have used are internet, book and magazine. The information that I got from the internet is reliable because the sites I used was all EDU, GOV and ORG sites. Some of my information I got is from www.wikipedia .org which I found that it is not a reliable site because anyone can edit the text and write wrong information however I got some of the information from there. While doing my research what I found difficult was searching for quotes that are from scientists. The websites I used were regularly updated so all the information which I got from the website were reliable.
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