Verizon Wireless Kicks Off Wireless Phone Recycling Drive to Benefit Women's Center and Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh
... members can bring their unwanted wireless phones
and accessories from any wireless provider to the ... HopeLine program collects no-longer-used wireless phones
and equipment in any condition from any wireless service provider. The used phones
are either refurbished or recycled. With the ...
No Matter the Vehicle, Sending Text Messages While Driving Increases Risk of Accidents, Warns New York Auto Accident Lawyer
... are banning employees from using their cell phones
while driving, an act praised by New York car ... increasingly prohibiting workers from using cell phones
to conduct business while driving. Potential ... this New York car accident lawyer , using cell phones
while driving, also calls into question the ...
Cellular telephones to expand knowledge of health behaviors and microorganisms in adolescent males
... The adolescent males will be provided with cell phones
and unlimited, free text messaging as long as ... "Other studies with adults have used cell phones
but this is one of the first large-scale studies ... The responses will be removed from the cell phones
as soon as the teen hits the "send" button.
Youth and Driving Don't Always Mix Safely
... don't understand that distractions such as cell phones
and teenage passengers can make driving more ... in Ginsburg's study didn't understand that cell phones
could be a distraction to a driver. They also ... having passengers in the car and talking on cell phones
happens more frequently, and they're all ...
There's a sensor in your pocket
... Cell phones
and other mobile technologies enable a world ... or the damage to fragile ecosystems using mobile phones
with basic sensing and communication systems like ... how existing technologies in today's mobile phones
and web services enable new approaches to citizen ...
Cell phone studies: While walking or driving, cell phones increase traffic, pedestrian fatalities
... Cell phones
are a danger on the road in more ways than one. ... Peter D. Loeb, relate the impact of cell phones
on accident fatalities to the number of cell phones
in use, showing that the current increase in ...
Cell phones dangerous for child pedestrians, UAB study finds
... BIRMINGHAM, Ala. Children who talk on cell phones
while crossing streets are at a higher risk for ... in the February issue of Pediatrics .
clearly offer convenience and safeguards to ... precise moment they entered the "street."
are quickly becoming ubiquitous among American ...
AT&T Mobility and Brookdale Senior Living Host First 'Cell Phones for Seniors' Public Service Event in New York City
... want to become more
familiar with their wireless phones
and learn more about staying connected
with ... Mobility also will also have "practice" phones
on-site. The session will
cover everything from ... attendees to
drop off any old or used cell phones
Nationwide Cell Phone Ban for Drivers Urged
... for a nationwide ban on drivers using all cell phones
and other messaging devices.
While there are a ... states that require hands-free devices for cell phones
while driving or ban texting while driving don't ... to Froetscher, the data clearly shows that cell phones
and other devices cause many accidents because ...
Car key jams teen drivers' cell phones
... key that prevents teenagers from talking on cell phones
or sending text messages while driving.
The ... texting." Studies have shown drivers using cell phones
are about four times more likely to get in a ... driving mode, teen drivers cannot use their cell phones
to talk or send text messages, except for calling ...
Drivers distracted more by cell phones than by passengers
... Strayer and Drews have found that hands-free cell phones
are just as distracting as handheld models ... have shown that when young adults talk on cell phones
while driving, their reaction times become as ... senior citizens, and that drivers talking on cell phones
are as impaired as drivers with the 0.08 percent ...
Trimble and AT&T Make It Easier to Stay Fit and Healthy With New Application for AT&T GPS-Enabled Mobile Phones
... AllSport GPS Turns Select AT&T phones
Into Versatile Fitness Training and ... phone. -- Send guided workouts to their phones
and "race" against the person who originally ... is available on select GPS-enabled AT&T mobile phones
a $5.99 monthly subscription. It can be ...
Autism Research Institute Launches Mobile Website
... can complete the ATEC on their mobile phones
at any time, such
as when waiting in the doctor's ... is leading the growth of internet use
from mobile phones
with the .mobi domain name. Unique among domain ... that a Web site will work on their mobile phones
when using a
dotMobi is backed ...
Verizon Wireless Continues Support of National HIV Testing Awareness Campaign
... in Atlanta using wireless video phones
and technology -- will be
broadcast via a variety ... Philadelphia over
the past year, making wireless phones
a new medium in the fight against
HIV/AIDS. The ... mobile media devices. Using Verizon Wireless phones
equipment, student teams from Emory ...
Too Much Cell Phone Time Takes Toll on Teen Sleep
... News) -- Teens who become addicted to their cell phones
may be placing their health at risk by ... message is that adolescents who use their cell phones
excessively are much more stressed, much more ... e-mails) a day, and those using their cell phones
15 times or more on a daily basis.
Mobile Phones: More Dangerous Than Smoking
... May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mobile phones
kill far more people than smoking or ... Khurana warns that people should avoid using cell phones
possible and that governments and the ... included few, if any, people who
had used the phones
for that long.
Earlier this year, the French ...
ReCellular and American Red Cross Announce Cell-Phone Recycling Campaign
... Two in three Americans will replace their cell phones
with a newer
model this year. Unfortunately, the vast majority will either keep their
in a junk drawer, or will add them to local landfills -- where
could pose an environmental hazard. ReCellular ...
Iridium(R) Satellite, ProtectingAmerica.org and the American Red Cross Partner to Educate First Responders on Importance of Testing Satellite Phones
... the critical communication services satellite phones
they're needed in an emergency. ... first responders know how
to use their satellite phones
and that they are, in fact, ready for ... of emergency equipment, including satellite phones
critical to any emergency preparedness ...
Kids With Cell Phones Not as Safe Crossing Streets
... "There's a big market to children with cell phones
these days," Byington said. "Kids don't drive at ... 54 percent of 8- to-12-year olds would own cell phones
by 2009, or double the rate in 2006.
The first ... cell phone use, although black children who had phones
tended to use them more than their white ...
Risky teen behavior may not occur at home or school: but how to track?
... of using global position system -enabled cell phones
to track where 14- to 16-year-old girls spent ... would work, if the kids would take the cell phones
with them or would leave them at home. But they did carry the phones
and the GPS data revealed that they were spending ...
Cell phone-cancer link found by Tel Aviv University scientist
... lived in rural areas. Due to fewer antennas, cell phones
in rural areas need to emit more radiation to ... appreciates the ease of communication that cell phones
allow between parents and their children, ... attempts to determine an association between cell phones
and several types of brain and parotid gland ...
Report Urges More Research Into Cell Phones
... of Colorado. "People aren't using their phones
and dropping dead. So, the question is, what is ... and what's getting to be the heavy use of cell phones
among high school kids, who are different from ... used, and people are using not just hand-held phones
but wearing them on their belts -- and we need to ...
Cell Phones Put Traffic on Hold
... estimated 73 percent of them admit to using their phones
while driving. One survey found that about 10 percent of drivers were using wireless phones
at any daylight moment in 2005.
Previous studies have found that drivers talking on cell phones
are up to four times as likely to be involved in ...
ReCellular Named Exclusive Cell Phone Recycling Partner for Consumer Cellular
... collector, reseller and recycler of used wireless phones
accessories, today announced it has entered ... or reuse. In addition,
customers can take their phones
to Consumer Cellular for drop off in
on-site ... 14001 certification. Approximately
half of the phones
collected will be reused -- considered the ...
Verizon Introduces Broadband Video Call Center Link for Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing Customers in Mid-Atlantic Region
disabilities. For example, Verizon offers phones
that have photos on the
buttons to help people with cognitive difficulties, and phones
by remote control for people with ... up to 50 Mbps on FiOS Internet
are simply dialed as usual, though with some ...
New report on mobile phone research published
... Mobile phones
have not been found to be associated with any ... are the result of exposure to signals from mobile phones
or base stations.
The situation for ... number of participants who have used their phones
for ten years or more. The committee recommends ...
Teens' Cell Talk at Night Can Be Tiring
... asleep in their morning cereal, check their cell phones
-- even a tiny bit of nighttime chatting might be ... found that teens who reported using their cell phones
after bedtime just once a month nearly doubled ... teens surveyed said they never used their cell phones
after bedtime. Using the phone right after lights ...
Verizon and California Partnership to End Domestic Violence Launch Program to Help Victims Protect Themselves by Using Technology
... condition from any wireless service provider. Proceeds generated from the phones
collected by HopeLine are put toward wireless phones
and service for survivors of domestic violence as well as financial grants ...
'Can't Text, I'm Driving!'
... to this idea quickly. Currently, six states prohibit the use of hand held phones
while driving. Michigan is not one of them.
Michigan Senator ... a bill in the Michigan Senate in March that would ban the use of cell phones
for "engaging in nonverbal communication with another person, playing a ...
Stranger's Cell Phone Ring May Thwart Your Thinking
... State University.
The bulk of the research into the impact of cell phones
has focused on their use while driving. Most of that research has found a ... ring than for more "irrelevant" noise?
"We think it's because cell phones
are more prevalent in the everyday environment. People are used to ...
Smart Phone, ePRO, and eDiary Technology Advances for Clinical Trials, Market Research, and Registries Reported by assisTek
... had with Palm-based eDiaries in the past including:
that automatically transmit data using the local cell phone network ... of BioTrak Market Intelligence, Inc. , "AssisTek's customized phones
represent an important solution for convenient patient and health care ...
Cities Rapidly Turning to Nixle as Communications Platform for Swine Flu Updates; Outbreak Exemplifies Need for Secure, Trusted Communications
... information to geographically targeted consumers over their cell phones
(via text messages), through e-mails and through Web access.
Dave ... information to geographically targeted consumers over their cell phones
(via text messages), through e-mails and via Web access. Nixle has secured ...
Pilot Study Using Video Cell Phones for Mobile Direct Observation Treatment (MDOT) to Monitor Medication Compliance of TB Patients
... the results of a pilot study on the effectiveness of mobile video-enabled phones
in meeting the requirements for monitoring medication adherence by ... MDOT Pilot Project to assess the feasibility of using video-enabled mobile phones
to assure patients were taking the prescribed medication. The study also ...
Are Hospital Mobile Phones Dialing Up Superbugs?
... in hospitals -- mobile phone headsets.
Turkish researchers testing the phones
of doctors and nurses working in hospitals found that 95 percent were ... the hands of health care workers and their mobile phones. These mobile phones
could act as a reservoir of infection which may facilitate ...
New Health Protection for Users of Cell Phones and Electronics
... of electromagnetic fields for decades, and recent test results on cell phones
show a correlation between cell phone use and health consequences to ... by cell phones, and they have not considered the possibility that cell phones
also produce non-electromagnetic fields, which may be the real cause of ...
OpusMobility(R) Clinical Information System Runs on Google G1 Smart Phone
... and reduce such calls as the concept of Web-browser usage, on smart phones
and other devices, becomes commonplace in clinical settings.
By using ... remote access by physicians at their home or office desktops.
will play a major role in the future of mobile clinical information ...
MALO CLINIC Avoids Capital Expense and Gains Scalability with Hosted Unified Communications
... messaging and collaboration--and we have the ability to add additional phones
and services as our company expands," said Kat Park, clinic ... number of other communications providers, but they all required purchasing phones
and equipment. With our expected growth, that would have meant spending ...
Rutgers College of Nursing faculty member tests cell phone videos to reduce HIV risk
... of change, according to Jones.
"The videos will be viewed over cell phones
so that women may view them repeatedly and in privacy. If the aims of this study are achieved, the use of cell phones
to view videos could change the paradigm of how health promotion is ...
eOn Communications Announces GSA Contract
... and packet-switched VoIP technology. Whether you need to connect
in an office, hundreds of phones
in a campus environment or
clusters of remote workers, the Millennium ...
Car Cell Phone Use More Hazardous Than Chat With Passengers
... on a cell phone, Drews said.
Half of the drivers talking on cell phones
missed the exit. In contrast, only three of 24 drivers missed the exit when talking with another person sitting next to them.
"The issue with cell phones
is a concept called attention," said Dr. Christopher Colenda, the Jean and ...