Dangers of texting while walking Add to ... AP Video Published Monday, Jul. 30, 2012 5:02AM EDT Last updated Tuesday, Jul. 31, 2012 7:58AM EDT On city streets and in shopping centres, there is usually someone strolling while talking on a phone, texting with his head down. The problem isn't as widely discussed as distracted driving, but the danger is real. Watch More Video: In 1985, Canada's first cellphone customer paid $10,000 a year Study discovers sharks with positive buoyancy Autonomous cars have close call in California Study shows Polish pigs prefer Mozart to heavy metal South America’s first electric plane takes to the skies Impressive vortex opens on lake after flood water released from reservoir World's first commercial jetpack set for 2016 launch Israeli fighter jet helmet senses if pilot passes out NASA tracking sun's surface with Solar Dynamics Observatory This cockroach robot uses its shell to overcome obstacles Students create smart jacket to keep cyclists safe on Mexico City's roads Drones, missiles, and fighter jets at Paris Airshow Robot designed to recognize human emotions unveiled in Japan Video: Video feed offers first-ever high-definition video of Earth Japan's chef of the future is a robot Are invasive species good for giant tortoises? Ask the dung 'Lost' space probe Philae wakes up Oculus unveils virtual reality headset Space trio make 'textbook' landing on return from ISS How can companies stay ahead of data thieves? Comments AA More Related to this Story Video: Teens texting behind the wheel Video: Concerns that texting could be damaging Video: Is texting affecting the use of proper English?