cell phones http://wrvo.org en News Briefs: Tuesday, Oct. 29 http://wrvo.org/post/news-briefs-tuesday-oct-29 <p><strong>Oneida nation to discuss Redskins controversy with NFL</strong></p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 20:57:34 +0000 WRVO News 46356 at http://wrvo.org Thruway will offer more places to pull over and text http://wrvo.org/post/thruway-will-offer-more-places-pull-over-and-text <p>Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the state Thruway will offer more places to pull over and answer text messages or make cell phone calls, in an effort to prevent texting while driving incidents.<br><br>The New York state Thruway will now have 91 official sites designated as texting and calling areas, to reduce texting while driving. The governor, speaking at the New Baltimore rest stop on the Thruway just south of Albany, says statistics show distracted driving has now become more deadly than drunk driving. He says one out of five accidents today are attributed to distracted driving.<br> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 11:49:10 +0000 Karen DeWitt 44619 at http://wrvo.org Thruway will offer more places to pull over and text Cell Phones for Soldiers drive help military overseas http://wrvo.org/post/cell-phones-soldiers-drive-help-military-overseas <p>If you have an old cell phone stashed in a drawer that you don't use any more, you can help a soldier overseas keep in touch with home.&nbsp; Central New York's "Cell Phones for Soldiers" annual collection drive continues, as does the need. Tue, 01 Jan 2013 10:46:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 30345 at http://wrvo.org Smart phones of the future may be able to identify human emotions http://wrvo.org/post/smart-phones-future-may-be-able-identify-human-emotions <p>Remember the mood ring? Well the smart phone of the future may be able to identify your mood based on the sound of your voice. Fri, 28 Dec 2012 21:18:47 +0000 Kate O'Connell 31144 at http://wrvo.org