A recent study by the Pew Internet and American Life Project found that for the first time Americans use or prefer a cell phone over a landline. Text-messaging, e-mail and camera capabilities are just a few of the features that make cell-phones a vital part of daily life.
Participants in the survey were asked which technological tool would be the hardest to give up. Cell phones topped the list, followed by the internet, TV, landlines and internet. In 2006 landlines were in the number one spot followed by cell phones.
Personally, we ditched our landline a couple of years ago. After we got laptops and upgraded to a wireless network/cable internet.