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Get those thumbs in shape. SMS , short message services, messages or text messages as you might know them, are taking the world by storm. Now some of you are probably questioning this statement. I'll cut you a little slack too if all you think sending a quick message to a friend is the only use for a text message. That's understandable considering the United States is way behind the texting world. You might also be telling yourself, sure text messages seem to be popular, but how can you say they are taking the world by storm? Just consider this. In 2000, roughly 17 billion SMS messages were sent. In 2010 it is estimated people worldwide will send 2.3 trillion SMS messages. If you ask me, that's a lot of finger tappin'.