US proposes a phone 'driver mode' to reduce in-car distractions
The NHTSA wants simplified interfaces when you're on the road.
Johnnie Walker's drunk-driving VR experience lacks subtlety
Poorly produced virtual reality PSAs are as ineffective as any other bad after-school special.
Billboard for fake funeral home urges drivers to text
An advertising agency created this unusual PSA to address the issue.
New York bill would have police scan your phone after a crash
You'd have to submit to a 'textalyzer' to see if texting led to your accident.
In-car voice commands cost you 27 seconds of safety
Researchers believe that using voice control in your car costs you 27 seconds of safe driving attention.
Glympse for Auto shares your car's location without distractions
You no longer have to fiddle with your smartphone (or an in-car interface) to share your location...
Toyota's VR driving simulator teaches teens to focus on the road
You can tell people that distracted driving is bad and make laws preventing it, but that won't nec...
Intel Labs measures cognitive workload of distracted drivers, we go eyes-on with the demo (video)
Many studies have shown that any kind of distracted driving is a bad thing, but Intel wanted to ta...
US Department of Transportation posts guidelines for reducing in-car distractions
We all know by now that directly interacting with a phone while driving is a very bad idea. There...