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The Iowan with the fastest fingers

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NEW YORK CITY (KWWL)- It's all about who is fastest with their fingers.

Contestants met in New York City from around the world to compete in the World Texting Championships.

The U.S. Champions included a 15-year old from Des Moines.Kate Moore's the 2009 U.S. National Texting Champion. She averages 12,000 texts per month.

The title of "Fastest Texters in the World" went to the Korean team. Second place and $20,000 went to the U.S. team.

 

Online Producer: Maria Magner

 

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