South Korean Texters Take First Prize at First World Texting Championship

Last week teenagers from all over the world met up in Manhattan for the first ever World Texting Championship. As teams competed, the competition played on the screen in the form of video games. For example, the faster they texted, the faster their “racing car” made its way on screen for the audience. In the end, South Korea took home the grand prize for $100,000. Coming in second place was the American team which consisted of two teenage girls. They went home with $20,000.

Check out the full Daily News Article 4 more, which is pretty amusing since it is written in txt speak.