This Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011 photo shows a pedestrian crossing the street while using a phone in New York. While smartphones and other electronic devices changed popular culture by offering an ability ... more 
This Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011 photo shows a pedestrian crossing the street while using a phone in New York. While smartphones and other electronic devices changed popular culture by offering an ability to always stay connected, it so swiftly turned into such a compelling need that a simple walk down the street is considered wasted time. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Bebeto Matthews
Thu, Jan 20, 2011 1:34 PM EST