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 |  Aug 19 2014, 2:02 PM


You’ve likely seen an inattentive driver on the road, drifting out of their lane while they check their phone, reaching for something in the back seat or fiddling with their infotainment system. Or maybe, that driver was you.

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 |  Aug 07 2014, 1:43 PM


The negative impact that voice controls had on J.D. Power’s most recent Initial Quality Study is significant.

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 |  Apr 01 2014, 8:51 AM

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The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers and Tesla are hoping to be allowed to leave side-view mirrors behind. 

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 |  Mar 17 2014, 9:55 AM


Volvo is looking in-car safety technology directly in the eye… Literally.

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 |  Dec 02 2012, 11:17 AM

According to a recent study released by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the federally-mandated electronic stability control (ESC) technology is saving an increasing number of lives each year.

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 |  Jul 26 2012, 11:24 AM

Wifi Direct allows some smartphones to communicate without cell phone towers, but thanks to new research by GM it might also keep pedestrians and cyclists safe.

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 |  Jun 26 2012, 6:32 PM

EuroFOT, a European large-scale field test on driving safety, is finally concluded and suggests that safety systems like adaptive cruise control and collision warning systems reduce the risk of a crash by 42 percent.

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 |  Apr 30 2012, 6:45 PM

Systems to detect when a driver might be dozing off aren’t new by any means, but that sort of technology is still in the upper echelons of luxury safety features. Now, automotive technology company Bosch is hoping to change that.

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