Japanese youngsters are getting so addicted to internet-linking cell phones that the government is starting a program warning parents and schools to limit their use among children, the Associated Press reports. The government is worried about how elementary and junior high school students are getting sucked into cyberspace crimes, spending long hours exchanging mobile eMail, and suffering other negative effects of cell phone overuse, Masaharu Kuba, a government official overseeing the initiative, said May 27. "Japanese parents are giving cell phones to their children without giving it enough thought," he said. "In Japan, cell phones have become an expensive toy."...

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