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Distracted smartphone walking poses safety risks

A professor of psychology says our obsession with those computers in our pockets puts at risk for ankle sprains and getting hit by cars because our brains are too absorbed to keep us safe.

Monday - 08/11/2014, 02:48am EDT

Tags: smartphones, Randi Martin


Va. fourth-grader studies the dangers of distracted walking

Abby Fox is not even old enough to own a cell phone, but the Reston, Va. fourth-grader knows of the dangers they can pose.

Sunday - 05/13/2012, 04:23pm EDT

Tags: Buzz Aldrin Elementary School, reston,