For befuddled parents who need help navigating the jumbled world of teenage texts ("511" means "too much information"), consider the following apps.
LRNtheLingo: The app defines text acronyms; the latest lingo ("gank" means "steal"), and explains emoticons.
Netlingo: Provides a long and amusing list of definitions. For example:
- AMRMTYFTS: All My Roommates Thank You For The Show