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: Canadian researchers show off self-driving wheelchair system Scientists create paper that can be erased and reprinted up to 80 times Combining origami with modular robotics Hyperloop One tests futuristic transportation technology Satellite constellation offers video of anywhere on earth Vision algorithms teaching drones to 'see' New waste water system promises eco benefits SpaceX rocket launches Intelsat communications satellite Cyber attack continues its destructive world tour EU fines Google record $2.7-billion in antitrust case SpaceX successfully launches satellite on reused rocket Brilliant or boondoggle? Trump touts solar wall Augmented-reality brings colouring book to life Canadian scientists discover narwhals using their tusks to hunt fish Today's tiny pacemakers have roots in a Canadian invention See how Alberta's first satellite is put together How scientists tracked down seven Earth-sized worlds 40 light-years away Meet Perdix, the drones that can swarm like insects Finding a connection between a protein and autistic behaviour in mice Self-driving trucks getting test runs on Ohio highways Comments Share via email Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on LinkedIn Print 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?