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[BBC] Pavement lights guide 'smartphone zombies'

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Pavement lights have been installed at a pedestrian crossing in a Netherlands town to help smartphone users cross the road safely.

The light strips are designed to catch the eye of people looking down at their device, and change colour to match traffic signals.
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In other news, the seismic activity under Westminster Abbey has been found to be caused by Darwin turning in his grave.
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Lies. The Netherlands just want in on the RGB craze!

 

 

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Originally Posted by GingerJohn View Post
In other news, the seismic activity under Westminster Abbey has been found to be caused by Darwin turning in his grave.

 

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Massive rave party.
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Won't this be kind of irritating? It's bare right? No white plastic cover?
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Can't tell if this is a step to WALL-E or Idiocracy. Either or...not good, lol.
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Reminds me of these. Always bet on Darwin:
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Can't tell if this is a step to WALL-E or Idiocracy. Either or...not good, lol.

Idiocracy for sure. Every time I watch that movie it reminds me of today more and more..rolleyes.gif
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How about magnetic levitation shoes, walks for you and stops you when needed tongue.gif
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Wow, I can't believe this is a thing. Or that this even needs to be a thing. SMH.
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