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Buffalo Bills Fans Sue Over Text Alert Snafu, Win Buffalo Bills Gift Cards

Buffalo Bills Fans Sue Over Text Alert Snafu, Win Buffalo Bills Gift Cards

By Josh Wolford April 23, 2014

Thousands of Buffalo Bills fans will receive gift cards to purchase official Buffalo Bills merchandise after they received a few too many text alerts from the team’s now-disbanded automatic text service. Back in 2012, Bills fan Jerry Wojcik filed a …

Movie Theatre Shooting Over Texting Dispute Movie Theatre Shooting Over Texting Dispute

Texting while driving can be deadly, but who would have thought that texting while seeing a movie could be too? Well, that’s exactly what happened on Monday during a “Lone Survivor” showing at Cobb Theater in Tampa, Fla. Curtis Reeve, …

Zuck May Have Been Caught Texting and Driving Zuck May Have Been Caught Texting and Driving
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Celebrities – they’re just like you! Yesterday, Twitter co-founder Biz Stone pulled the tarp off his newest project, Jelly – a new mobile service that we first heard about way back in March of last year. In short, Jelly is …

Scientists Use Vodka to Send a Text Message Scientists Use Vodka to Send a Text Message
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Researchers at York University in Toronto have finally found a good use for vodka. Using a simple setup with a spritzer and a receiver, placed apart from one another on a table, they were able to send the world’s first …

Texting Woman Named Cowit Hit a Bunch of Cows Texting Woman Named Cowit Hit a Bunch of Cows
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In you-couldn’t-possibly-make-up-if-you-tried news, a woman named Daisy Cowit has been charged with a handful of crimes after plowing into a bunch of cattle in Orange County, New York. According to witnesses and police, Cowit was texting and driving when the …

Here's What Texting While Driving Will Cost You Here's What Texting While Driving Will Cost You
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If you’re caught texting while driving, the fine you could be forced to pay varies wildly depending on which US state you’re in when you’re caught in the act. According to a handy map compiled by Mother Jones, the lowest …

Texting Driver Crashes into a Lake in Maryland Texting Driver Crashes into a Lake in Maryland
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Guys. Hey guys…guys? You have to stop texting while driving. Yes, according to recent surveys about half of you admit to the practice and a whopping 98% of you admit to doing it even though you know it’s dangerous – …

Texting a Driver May Leave You Liable in New Jersey Texting a Driver May Leave You Liable in New Jersey
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A New Jersey appeals court has just handed down one of the most baffling rulings concerning technology and civil liability that you’re likely to see. Ever. In plain words, the court has ruled that future texters who knowingly text someone …

So, There's a New Texting While Driving Game So, There's a New Texting While Driving Game

You know that texting while driving is terribly dangerous and can lead to you running straight into a big truck full of crap. Or most likely something worse, like another human being. If you need a quick refresher on how …

Texting Driver Runs into a Truck Full of Crap Texting Driver Runs into a Truck Full of Crap

Texting while driving is pretty stupid. As is eating a sloppy burger while driving, or putting on mascara while driving. Basically, when you’re driving – you should drive. Distracted driving has always been an issue, but it has definitely vaulted …

Werner Herzog Directs Anti-Texting & Driving Film Werner Herzog Directs Anti-Texting & Driving Film

Every year, texting while driving is a factor in more than 100,000 car crashes. The four major providers in the U.S, AT&T, Spring, Verizon, and T-Mobile recently teamed up to launch the It Can Wait campaign – an initiative with …

Lazy But Useful App Constructs Breakup Texts For You Lazy But Useful App Constructs Breakup Texts For You
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As a human being with at least some pitiful excuse for a heart, I feel that I’m inclined to instruct you not to use this app. Ok, now that’s out of the way – Hey guys, check out this incredible …

Here's a Song About Mass Texts, and, Uh, Wow Here's a Song About Mass Texts, and, Uh, Wow
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The word on the internet is that this song “Mass Text” is the new contender for worst thing on the internet. I guess we can call it the “Rebecca Black” award. Whatever. Unlike some of the other “worst things on …

Man Texts on Hood of a Speeding Car Man Texts on Hood of a Speeding Car

It is literally impossible for this guy to give less of a crap about what you think. You think texting while driving is dangerous? Meet texting while hood-surfing. In this clip, allegedly from a highway in Saudi Arabia, a man …

Texting and Driving Makes You Do Other Stupid Things Texting and Driving Makes You Do Other Stupid Things
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If you didn’t already think it was a major problem, two new studies on teens, texting, and driving should prove rather informative. To paint with a borad brush, teens are texting while driving at an alarming rate, it’s indicative of …

Juror Jailed for Texting During Trial Juror Jailed for Texting During Trial
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A 26-year-old juror in a Salem, Oregon, armed robbery case has been sentenced to serve two days in jail after he was caught texting in court. Benjamin Kohler was charged with contempt after authorities say he was using his mobile …

Fatal Text Message Released as a Warning Fatal Text Message Released as a Warning
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Though the practice is known to be dangerous, and is now outlawed in much of the U.S., texting while driving is something that many teens and adults do on a regular basis. This week, a grieving family, who claim their …