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Annoying smartphone habits

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Out with the old-school distractions and in with the new: talking, texting, tweeting, Facebooking -- you name it and someone's probably doing it right now. And, more than likely, in front of a bored friend looking on practically lifeless.

Tech guru Shelly Palmer says you shouldn't blame the technology, you should blame yourself for ignoring everyone around.

84 percent of people polled by USC's Center for the Digital Future say talking on a cell phone during a meal is not right. But 50 percent of those between 18 and 29 say texting during a meal is permissible.

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