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Top 5: Driving distractions

Brian Cooley offers up a snapshot of behind-the-wheel behavior with the top five ways drivers get distracted.

By March 15, 2016


Man distracted by device dies in fall off cliff, witnesses say

Technically Incorrect: In San Diego, the man was said to be staring down at his device and not looking where he was walking.

By December 27, 2015


Hands-free car systems still distract drivers, study says

Drivers can remain distracted for up to 27 seconds after using in-car voice commands, according to a study from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.

By October 22, 2015


Don't give a crap about VR? Here's why you should

Commentary: Virtual reality isn't just a fad. It's a really, really cool way to interact with the world -- and it's going to be everywhere.

By March 27, 2016


Hyundai Ioniq: Enough to become iconic? (CNET On Cars, Episode 85)

Join ​Brian ​Cooley for an early look at the car that does green three ways, the secret world of automotive night vision and our new list of top 5 driving distractions.

By March 12, 2016


Smarter Driver: New thinking on driver distraction

Brian Cooley runs down new research by the IIHS and Virginia Tech Transportation Institute on driver distraction and what causes it.

By November 24, 2014


No tech allowed! Your gadgets aren't welcome here

Restaurants, bars, even an adult summer camp are building tech-free zones for digital detoxification.

By March 14, 2016


Readers' reaction: Fitness trackers -- motivation or pure distraction?

Love them, hate them, or some where in between, CNET Facebook fans tell us what they think of fitness tracking devices.

By November 18, 2014


Fitness trackers: Motivation or pure distraction?

Donald Bell thinks fitness trackers don't make him healthy, they make him neurotic. Want to get in shape? Go outside. #nerdrage

By November 11, 2014


Top 5: Dashboard distractions

Brian Cooley runs down the five most distracting dashboard technologies in your car's head unit.

November 10, 2014