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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


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


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


Use WikiTweaks to avoid distractions on Wikipedia

Want to stay focused when reading about a topic on Wikipedia, but your curiosity is piqued by the links in the text? Check out this Chrome extension to stay on track.

By October 30, 2014


What playing the same level for three straight hours taught me about Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Lesson one: sentry robots are highly combustible and make excellent distractions.

By October 7, 2015


Where do you listen to recorded music?

Alone at home, in the car, at work, on the go, while exercising or with other people?

By October 28, 2015


How Rise of The Tomb Raider features player choice

Designer Michael Brinker explains how developer Crystal Dynamics has overhauled the player choice system in Rise of the Tomb Raider.

By October 6, 2015


How to prevent closing multiple tabs in Chrome

Whether you're researching or adding distractions in other tabs, it can be frustrating when you accidentally close them all at once. Learn how to prevent this from happening in Chrome.

By August 31, 2015