NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York City is a busy place, and one new study says it’s so busy that just under half of pedestrians are paying more attention to their smartphones than to where they’re walking.
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“Yea, absolutely. People are obsessed with their phones,” she said. “Your Instagram or your Facebook or your emails are not that important. Your life is more important than your email.”