In this Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, a sign at the Hamilton Street Cafe advises customers about their cell phone policy at the restaurant in Albany, N.Y. Cell phones may have morphed into ubiq

 

              In this Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, a sign at the Hamilton Street Cafe advises customers about their cell phone policy at the restaurant in Albany, N.Y. Cell phones may have morphed into ubiq
In this Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, a sign at the Hamilton Street Cafe advises customers about their cell phone policy at the restaurant in Albany, N.Y. Cell phones may have morphed into ubiquitous appendages, but for nearly a generation now they've been an irritant in restaurants. But rather than let it eat away at them, some restauranteurs are getting strident about phone-free policies. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)