Distracteddriving

11.22.16
Johnnie Walker's drunk-driving VR experience lacks subtlety
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Johnnie Walker's drunk-driving VR experience lacks subtlety

Poorly produced virtual reality PSAs are as ineffective as any other bad after-school special.

By C. Low,   11.22.16
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04.12.16
New York bill would have police scan your phone after a crash
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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.

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10.22.15
In-car voice commands cost you 27 seconds of safety
10.22.15

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.

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03.05.15
Glympse for Auto shares your car's location without distractions
03.05.15

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...

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01.14.15
Toyota's VR driving simulator teaches teens to focus on the road
01.14.15

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...

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06.26.13
Intel Labs measures cognitive workload of distracted drivers, we go eyes-on with the demo (video)
06.26.13

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...

By N. Lee,   06.26.13
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04.24.13
US Department of Transportation posts guidelines for reducing in-car distractions
04.24.13

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...

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08.28.12
Samsung announces Drive Link, a car-friendly app with MirrorLink integration
08.28.12

Samsung announces Drive Link, a car-friendly app with MirrorLink integration

Until self-driving cars become mainstream, it's best to keep eyes on roads and hands off phones. W...

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