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Telemarketers Tap IntoTexting Technology

Telemarketers are now turning to texts instead of phone calls and there’s little you can do to stop it.

10/03/2011

File Cell Phone Spam Complaints With FTC

Telemarketers are now turning to texts instead of phone calls and there’s little you can do to stop it. Being signed up for the Do Not Call Registry, won’t help, but you can file a […]

10/03/2011

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State Lawmakers Look To Crack Down On Teen Drivers

The State House is looking at ways to crack down on teens and technology behind the wheel. On Monday, lawmakers are set to vote on some sweeping changes that would bar drivers from texting and would keep teens from playing taxi driver.

05/06/2011

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Texting Scam Targets Beaver County Residents

Police in New Brighton and Beaver Falls say someone claiming to be from the Beaver Valley Federal Credit Union is texting random people urging them to call and enter their debit and credit card information.

03/02/2011

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Girl Takes A Dive While Texting

As heard on News Radio 1020 KDKA,  a video that shows what looks like a distracted texter tumbling into the fountain at a mall is making the rounds on the Internet. The video of security […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/18/2011

Sign warns drivers not to text while driving

Roadside Signs Say No To Texting

Mike Pintek takes issue with U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray Lahood and his proposals regarding texting while driving. Mike also takes issue with the electronic signs that are now appearing on the Interstates and the PA Turnpike.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/11/2010

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