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Judge: No Cell Phone For Two Years

A Michigan woman killed a cyclist while she was driving and texting. She received six months in jail plus probation and lost the right to use a cell phone for two years.

07/20/2015

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3 On Your Side: Many Millennials Would Quit If Not Allowed To Do Personal Tasks At Work

Many millennials have never known a world without mobile devices. Now employers are forced to deal with younger workers who want to be able to text and use social media on the job. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan looks at how this group is blurring the lines between work time and personal time.

07/08/2015

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Vapor Chat

There are plenty of anonymous messaging apps out there, but few let you ‘unsay’ something once you’ve sent it.

06/24/2015

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Police In South Jersey Cracking Down On People Texting And Driving 

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and many police departments are taking part in the U Drive, U Text, U Pay enforcement campaign.

04/08/2015

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Philadelphia High School Students Take Part in Speed-Texting Competition

The fastest texter won a scholarship to court reporting school.

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Study: Women And Young Adults More Likely To Use Their Cell Phones While Driving

What’s more, the study claims texting while driving actually increased 2 percent from 2011 to 2013.

04/03/2015

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NJ Woman Faces Charges After Police Say She Was Texting In Crash That Killed Her Daughter

Around 7 a.m. on July 9, 2014, 40-year-old Kristen Williams, formerly Kristin Conner, was driving a pickup truck on Rt 47 northbound when she went off the road and hit a utility pole.

03/13/2015

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QWERKY App

If you love emoji when you type, the QWERKY app may be perfect for you.

02/26/2015

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The Prevalence Of Computer-Related Injuries

By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Let me start off by saying this is not evidenced-based, there is no study I am referring to – just my own experience seeing patients every […]

02/18/2015

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Unsolicited Text Messages May Be Illegal

As if phone calls from telemarketers weren’t annoying enough, now there are unsolicited text messages – though they may be illegal.

02/13/2015

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Another Reminder Not To Text And Drive

I don’t know about you but it seems more and more common that I am encountering people who are texting while driving – despite the known danger.

01/22/2015

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Study: Excessive Texting Could Injure Your Spine

Back pain from texting? It might be a reality, says one New York doctor.

11/20/2014

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Ultratext App

Just when you thought texting had been condensed to its bare minimum, along comes Ultratext.

10/31/2014

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Contact Center App

Contact Center lets you quickly and easily put together group conversations – and better organizes your contacts list, making it easier to contact individuals.

10/16/2014

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Sexting Prevalent Among Young Teens

A new study finds that as many as a quarter of teens sext – or have sexual conversations via texting.

10/15/2014

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