India’s output of electronic waste has shot up eight times over the course of the last seven years, with the illegal yet still open incineration of such waste having the potential to cause serious hazards to public health, according to a new government report.
Police in Menlo Park are cracking down on motorists that use their cell phones whilst driving in April as a part of a statewide campaign to try to stress the dangers posed by distracted driving.
Nigeria is sitting on an electronic waste time bomb that will eventually explode, with Nigeria lagging behind developed countries that have found ways of managing the problem, according to a computer product dealer from Ikeja Computer Village.
With new laws, the United Kingdom will soon be able to monitor landline and cell phone calls, text messages, website visits, and emails of everyone in the country, according to the BBC.
Consumers in Kenya may soon have to pay extra for electronic goods if the country’s government decides to change waste management laws in a new campaign to try to reduce the level of electronic waste in the nation.
This may come as a profound shock to many Americans, but cell phones actually contain precious metals copper, silver, and even gold.
A ticket for talking on a cell phone while driving that was given to a Brandon senior, who says he has never owned a new or old cell phone, has been tossed out by the Crown.
When Americans think of cell phone driving bans, most of the time they are probably contemplating the patchwork of state laws that have cropped up.
It is three months since a ban on the use of new and old cell phones by all drivers except in emergencies, was called for by the National Transportation Safety Board.
Small business owners in Chapel Hill in North Carolina are worried that a cell phone ban for all drivers in the community, which is expected to come into force from June, will cost them both time and money.