Texting Driver worse than Drunken Driver..
With ever increasing personal gadgets such as mobiles, smartphones and tablets there are many things to distract our attention while driving than ever...
SMS, Email, Fb, Tweets and a myriad of other nuances haunt our attention and the urge to quickly brush up on these can mean life and death for us or others while we are driving.
A texting teen driver was even convicted of murder in Massachusetts, USA recently.
Lets say a big 'NOOO' to Texting and Driving!
Laptops, PDAs, iPods, smart phones and other technological gadgets seem to be taking over our pockets and purses with no end in sight. But could they be altering our families and affecting the way we interact with each other? Investigators at the University of Minnesota found that traditional family meals have a positive impact on adolescent behavior. In a 2006 survey of nearly 100,000 teenagers across 25 states, a higher frequency of family dinners was associated with more positive values and a greater commitment to learning.Short video showing the technology changes in a family..
Who taught you to read? Who was your companion in the years before school? Those are memories that will stay with me forever; memories the children of today are missing. Technology has dramatically changed the way we live, affecting everyone; taking its hardest hits on the young ones. Technology is great in ways, but not everyone sees the declining emotional and social effects it places on the ones who have grown up with it, the children. From toys to computers the children of today have been surrounded by technology,leaving a less than desirable outcome
Are running shoes good enough? On one hand they protect our feet and soles and provide comfort but on the other hand they seem to change our natural running style and harm us in the long run.
While analyzing the running abilities of 'Tarahumara' tribe, who are incredible runners covering distances above 100 miles in a single stretch, a team of experts made a startling observation that running shoes may be affecting our running style and may lead to running related injury in the long term.
Below is a video excerpt of the documentary that says it all.
While this observation should not raise an alarm against use of running shoes it certainly throws a new challenge at those developing better shoes for runners.