Pope Francis still holds one thing holy -- family dinner. Last week he said, "Sadly the family meal, this great symbol of togetherness, is disappearing in some societies." And chief to blame? The damn phone.
Definitely an embarrassing way to spend an hour of your time, a young Chinese girl slipped into a storm grate while her undivided attention was solely focused on texting her friends instead of walking.
Antwerp in Belgium is the latest city to tackle smartphone addicts who wander the streets lost in their handsets. In a bid to improve safety and keep everyone happy, "text-walking lanes" have been painted along some of the city's busy…
Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice came up with a five-point plan to potentially eliminate, or at least minimize, texting while driving. There's no word if these recommendations will be implemented as is.
Yet another case of distracted driving and social media obsession, a 20-year-old woman was charged with negligent homicide after crashing into another vehicle while she was allegedly browsing photos on Facebook.
Likely incredibly distracting when watching a film, a group of movie theaters is testing a system that allows audience members to send real-time comments about a movie to be displayed on the theater screen.
A new study from Pediatrics says that kids who text a lot are more likely to sext and admit to being sexually active. The report found a few discrepancies in the data, which were most likely due to inaccurate statements from the teens.