The City of Philadelphia decided to create special "E-Lanes" dedicated for those pedestrians too busy using their mobile devices than to look at where they're going.
Okay, not really, it's an April's fool joke, but I thought it was remarkably well done considering the absurd crap that usually comes out on the Internet on that special day.
From the article on Smart Planet:
It's all a joke of course, a bit of wry social commentary on the effect of mobile technology on social interaction within the grid of a city. But like all good humor, there's a kernel of truth tucked inside: we may have developed complex technology, but we're still simple creatures.
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