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Your iPhone could soon make it easier for you to text during movies

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The Fierce, Forgotten Library Wars of the Ancient World

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A Distracted-Driving Ban in New Jersey? Some Say It Threatens a Way of Life

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Texting and Driving? Watch Out for the Textalyzer

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People will think you’re a jerk if you end texts with a period, scientific study finds

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Why City Turned Off Text Messaging

April 4, 2010 | Posted By

Source: Journal and Topics Newspapers
Author: Todd Wessell
Date: April 2, 2010

A recent request by the Journal & Topics Newspapers for certain electronic text message records of former City Manager Jason Bajor has triggered the decision to cut off allowing city employees to communicate in that manner for at least the time being.

The 60 Des Plaines employees who use city-owned Blackberries have not been able to send or receive text messages as of mid-January.


Bills to Curb Distracted Driving Gain Momentum

January 2, 2010 | Posted By

Source: New York Times
Published: January 1, 2010

When its legislature convenes this year, Kansas will consider banning motorists from sending text messages. South Carolina will, too, and debate whether to prohibit drivers from using phones altogether, or requiring them to use hands-free devices when they call. New Jersey lawmakers have proposed banning drivers from manipulating a navigation system in a moving car.

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