These hands-free phone tricks can prevent distracted driving

It's dangerous to check a map or text wh.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 19th, 2017

These hands-free phone tricks can prevent distracted driving

It's dangerous to check a map or text wh.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 19th, 2017

Hands-free calling is coming to Google Home, and it"ll be better than Amazon Echo"s (GOOG, GOOGL)

GoogleGoogle's high-tech smart speaker is getting a throw-back feature -- the ability to make phone calls. Owners of Google Home will be able to place calls by just asking the device to call a person or a business. Google w.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 18th, 2017

This could prevent distracted driving

The car company's prototype wants to make driving safer.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 3rd, 2017

Nissan"s in-car Faraday Cage could prevent distracted driving

Nissan is using old school technology to try to stop distracted driving......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 3rd, 2017

Can Better Maps Help Cadillac Beat Tesla’s Autopilot?

The LIDAR approach is an effort to catch up with Tesla’s huge data pool. General Motors' Super Cruise is a hands-free driving system comparable to Tesla's Autopilot. It'll debut this fall in the Cadillac CT6 sedan, and Cadi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 16th, 2017

General Motors" Answer to Tesla"s Autopilot Is a Step Forward

GM's new hands-free, highway-driving system breaks new ground -- and raises some questions......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 10th, 2017

Panasonic helps San Jose hands-free driving app developer raise millions

Drivemode, the developer of a hand-free Android driving app, has picked up funding to help it develop a version for the iPhone and to integrate its software with car manufacturers technology. The San Jose startup raised $6.5 million in a Series A round.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 23rd, 2017

Farmers Insurance sends signal to curb distracted driving in Arizona

Farmers Insurance is trying to curb distracted driving through a new mobile app launched first this week for Arizona customers. The new Signal by Farmers app measures how the customer is driving through technology already embedded in the phone an.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 16th, 2017

Look, Mountain View, no hands! Startup tests self-driving on a rainy night

Driving at night in the rain, which can be challenging for humans, doesn't appear to be a problem for one of Silicon Valley's autonomous vehicle startups, The Mountain View company posted a video on Tuesday that shows a hands-free night r.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2017

The Hawkeye Is The Adhesive, Eye-Tracking Phone The Internet Asked For

Winners of a ZTE crowdsource challenge proposed a phone that responds to eye movements and can be attached to surfaces for hands-free use. But picking a name posed an unexpected challenge......»»

Category: topSource: nprJan 5th, 2017

5 tricks to free up space on your Android phone

Is your microSD card not enough? Here are some quick ways to reclaim storage space......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 15th, 2016

US offers mobile device guidelines to curb driver distraction

On Wednesday The U.S. Transportation Department issued voluntary guidelines for makers of mobile devices. The guidelines ask manufacturers to make it simple to pair mobile devices with in-vehicle systems, allowing easy hands-free phone use and to limit fu.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 23rd, 2016

Warned Tesla against enabling "hands-free" driving: Mobileye

The supplier expressed safety concerns regarding Tesla's plans to allow drivers to remove hands from the wheel while driving.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 17th, 2016

Mobileye says it warned Tesla against enabling "hands-free" driving

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Mobileye NV said in a U.S. securities filing on Friday that its top executives were assured by Tesla Motors Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk that drivers of the company's electric cars would not be allowed to take their hands off the wh.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 16th, 2016

Amazon offers up free bananas at community stands

Online retail giant hands out free bananas at their Community Banana Stands on the company's corporate campus in downtown Seattle. Photo: Laura Stevens/The Wall Street Journal.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral16 hr. 12 min. ago

As UK"s Lloyds flies free, RBS years away from leaving state hands

The journey illustrates the diverging fortunes of the two British lenders bailed out by the govt.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 17th, 2017

New York eyes ‘textalyzer’ to combat distracted driving

A New York b.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 14th, 2017

This smart watch has mechanical clock hands

ZeTime is a new watch from MyKronoz Switzerland. It has mechanical clock hands over a touch screen that receives phone notif.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 14th, 2017

Microsoft"s next big Windows 10 update will make your iPhone and Android phone better (seriously) (MSFT, AAPL)

Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesOn Thursday morning, Microsoft is expected to announce the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, a free upgrade to the operating system set to launch on all 500 million-plus active Windows 10 devices later this y.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 11th, 2017

This firm got a $2.5M Hawaii mansion for all its employees to use for free

Last December, Y Media Labs cofounder and CTO Sumit Mehra gathered with the company's 80-ish United States-based employees in Hawaii for their annual all-hands meeting. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 9th, 2017