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TEXTING WHILE WALKING
Pokémon GO... And Get Injured?
Rami Hashish, PhD, DPT
Principal, National Biomechanics Institute
From the beaches of Santa Monica to the streets of Manhattan, there is one constant -- masses of people losing themselves in the virtual splendor of Pokémon Go.
What Happens When You Text and Walk
Health news for a social world.
A cooperative study from the University of Bath, UK, and Texas A&M University found that people who walked and texted while navigating an obstacle course walked more slowly than when just walking. They also slowed down if distracted with a math problem while walking and texting.
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People Who Text While Walking Are Annoying As Hell, Study Confirms
Just stop it already.
University Opens Student 'Texting Lane'
Walk, Text, Crash: An Orwellian Future
Fran Moreland Johns
Writer/blogger and Author of 'Perilous Times: An inside look a...
This episode underlined the hazards of texting while walking, which can surely be as dangerous as texting while doing almost anything else. Almost: there are no available statistics on the adverse effects of texting while having sex, which seems popular in some demographics.
Is Google Glass another Newton?
CEO, Waywire Networks; author, ‘Curate This’; Speaker: on cur...
Google's attempt to provide people with a new interface -- Google Glass -- rather than try to ban behavior that's clearly on the rise, seems both logical and a pro-social solution.
Smartphone Etiquette: 10 Tips for Mindful Use
Health & Wellness Enthusiast
This is not a blog on your rights. You have a right to be oblivious to your surroundings and a right to be obnoxious. That includes your right to obnoxiously use your smartphone the same way you obnoxiously do anything else. This is a piece on etiquette.
'Distracted Walking' Is No Walk in the Park
Dr. Rock Positano
Health Columnist for the New York Daily News
Health care providers are seeing an increase in "walking while texting" accidents, with terrible injuries undermining the "viral" explosion of tragi-comic trips, pratfalls, and collisions.
Distracted Walking: Let's Take a Moment of Silence for Christina
President and CEO, Safe Kids Worldwide
Town Cracks Down On Dangerous Walking
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Teen Saves Woman Who Fell Off Pier While Texting
WATCH: Woman Tumbles While Texting
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