Brevity may be the soul of wit when it comes to texting, but punctuation is key

No one likes receiving a text with a period attached to the end, according to a new scientific study. Sure, it might be grammatically correct but people really will think you’re a jerk.

The study, conducted by Celia Klin and her team of researchers at the Binghamton University, found that text messages that end with a period are perceived to be less sincere

To conduct their research, Clin and her team recruited 126 Binghamton undergraduates to read a series of 16 messaging exchanges Read more…

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