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Text messaging: The downfall of man?

My name is Liana, and I am a textaholic.

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Distracted drivers by the numbers

Infographic by Michael Uribes / The Collegian Online Click to play. Requires Flash Player 10.

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Distracted driving persists, concludes Fresno State prof’s new study

A study of distracted driving by Dr. Tamyra Pierce, a media effects researcher at Fresno State, indicates that many motorists still disobey laws banning cell phone use, resulting in documented near-disasters.

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Is it legal to look at your watch in the car?

From among the gossip and glitter and confusion surrounding an early production night last Tuesday came an interesting subject: what exactly is legal while driving? We all know that texting or talking on a cell phone has been illegal in ...

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omg txts r takin over!

TEXTING HAS BECOME SUCH A CULTURAL PHEnomenon that there had to be a law put in place against doing it while driving. It also is shaping the way we communicate and can unfortunately leave evidence.

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Texting banned while driving

As of July 1, California joined the five other states in outlawing hand-held cell phone devices while driving. Calif. is now one of six states that signed the bill outlawing text messaging. The other five states are: Alaska, Louisiana, Minnesota, New Jersey and Washington.

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Are you texting while reading this?


Students and their technology are a common sight on campus.

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Study shows phone texting may turn out voters

A simple text message could make America’s youth put down their cell phones and sprint for the polls. According to a new study conducted by researchers from Princeton University and the University of Michigan, “young voters who were sent text ...

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