If Romeo and Juliet had mobile phones | Networked | Innovations in e-Learning | Scoop.it

"f only Romeo and Juliet had had mobile phones, they might have lived happily ever after. Remember Juliet’s cry, “Romeo, O Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo?” (II, 2, 33)? Nowadays, she’d ask “where are you?” which is what we often do when we send or receive a call on our mobiles. It’s not like the old days when people called each other on their wired-in (“landline”) phone at home or work—they knew exactly where those people were and had a pretty good idea of the social and physical context in which they were operating..."