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Phone Addicts Get Their Own Text-Walking Lanes In Belgium
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Art, Social Issues7 years ago

Phone Addicts Get Their Own Text-Walking Lanes In Belgium

After Chongqing in China and Washington DC in US, now Antwerp in Belgium has it’s own “text walking lanes”. A local smartphone specialist, MLab, discovered that a lot of people text while walking, then bump into each other and drop their smartphones. With broken screens, buttons or trashed cases as a result.

By jokingly placing “text walking lanes”, they want to prevent smartphones from breaking.

 

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NikolaasStroobants
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7 years ago

Not even 24 hours later the city cleaned it all off.

24shure
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7 years ago

Hahha welcome to our Antwerp...

BreannaGilley
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6 years ago

Now the whole city is gonna walk in between those skinny little lines lol

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NikolaasStroobants
Community Member
7 years ago

Not even 24 hours later the city cleaned it all off.

24shure
Community Member
7 years ago

Hahha welcome to our Antwerp...

BreannaGilley
Community Member
6 years ago

Now the whole city is gonna walk in between those skinny little lines lol

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