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Cell Phones in the Toilet

The great majority of Americans use cell phones for “talking, tweeting and typing” even when on the toilet, according to the results of a new survey. Three fourths of Americans who have cell phones have admitted to the habit, with men more likely to do so than women, marketing group 11mark says.

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Cell Phones on Airplanes Still an Issue

The great majority of people who have traveled on planes will have witnessed someone shutting off their new or old cell phone after being told to by airline staff.  The debate as to whether or not leaving a cell phone on during either take-off or landing really is dangerous was highlighted recently when actor Alec […]

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Chennai Sits on Growing Pile of Electronic Waste

A recommendation by the TNPCB (Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board) to set up collection centers for electronic waste in Chennai is gathering dust with sources from corporations claiming that many people simply refuse to hand their goods over for free at such places.   The city generates over 30,000 tons of electronic waste, including the likes […]