09/23/2012 11:21 am ET

Don't Be Rude: 6 Helpful Apps To Make You A Better Person

Most of the time, my phone makes me rude. I’ll break eye contact to send a text, leave conversations to snap a photo, or look down from dinner to check my email. Awful stuff. It’s about time my gadgets made me less of a jerk, not more of one. Presenting six apps that would make Emily Post proud.

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6 Apps To Make You A Better Person