Drunk driving

12.03.14
One day, your voice could keep you from driving drunk
12.03.14

One day, your voice could keep you from driving drunk

Smart breathalyzers have long tried to help people deal with the serious issue of drunk-driving. B...

By E. Alvarez,   12.03.14
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06.11.14
Lasers could be the future of drunk-driving detection
06.11.14

Lasers could be the future of drunk-driving detection

Forget the "walk-and-turn" field sobriety test; researchers have developed a laser that can detect...

By S. Silbert,   06.11.14
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12.17.13
BACtrack iPhone breathalyzer could save your life this holiday season
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12.17.13

BACtrack iPhone breathalyzer could save your life this holiday season

According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, car crashes from impaired d...

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02.17.12
Nevada is getting serious about driverless cars
02.17.12

Nevada is getting serious about driverless cars

We were admittedly cynical last summer, when Nevada's state legislature passed a law regulating th...

By A. Toor,   02.17.12
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06.09.11
Apple to drop DUI checkpoint apps like a bad habit
06.09.11

Apple to drop DUI checkpoint apps like a bad habit

In a move that's bound to get at least a few MADD moms smiling, Apple's officially decided to block...

By C. Trout,   06.09.11
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03.23.11
Senators urge Apple to pull DUI checkpoint apps
03.23.11

Senators urge Apple to pull DUI checkpoint apps

A group of senators from four different states sent a message to Apple yesterday to pull any ap...

By M. Schramm,   03.23.11
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08.31.09
Toyota develops breathalyzer ignition-interlock, BJ McKay promises to hack it
08.31.09

Toyota develops breathalyzer ignition-interlock, BJ McKay promises to hack it

Shoving breathalyzers into MIDs and PNDs has been all the rage overseas for quite a while, and now...

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12.16.08
In-car fingerprint scanner keeps drunks, thieves from starting your car
12.16.08

In-car fingerprint scanner keeps drunks, thieves from starting your car

How's this for dual purpose? Zhao Wencai and Li Zhoumu, two graduate students at the China Universit...

By D. Murph,   12.16.08
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05.26.08
Ford Flex fridge + Ohio = license to DUI
05.26.08

Ford Flex fridge + Ohio = license to DUI

The biggest problem with the mid-Western drive-thru isn't the fact that you can readily purchase al...

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