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hands-free law


Free Motorola app details hands-free driving laws

Motorola kicks off National Safe Driving Month by launching the Smart Handsfree mobile app for Android that helps users to navigate the often confusing local hands-free driving laws.

By June 1, 2010


Fund this: NanoHold suctions your smartphone to nearly any surface

Whether for cooking in the kitchen or snapping selfies hands-free, this little sticky pad looks like a winner.

By July 24, 2015


AT&T awards $100K for tech to help people with disabilities

Twenty-five years after President Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act, AT&T called on developers to use existing technology to create solutions for people with disabilities.

By July 27, 2015


Cops accused of fiddling with their locations on Waze to fool drivers

Technically Incorrect: Hundreds of Miami police officers allegedly log on to the app and register false locations, thereby being able to still surprise drivers. There's only one problem: there's no evidence.

By February 12, 2015


Get your hand off it: Australian law on phone use in the car

You know you shouldn't use your mobile when driving, but where do the Australian state and territory laws stand on the matter?

By April 4, 2014


California hands-free law sparks Bluetooth boon

According to market researcher NPD, major California markets sold four times the national average as hands-free law took hold.

By July 23, 2008


Hands-free law drives big marketing opportunities

Gadget retailers know California's new hands-free law means many consumers will need to buy new gadgets--and they're taking full advantage of the opportunity.

By June 30, 2008


Bills banning Google Glass while driving are toothless, professor says

Legislation aimed at barring the use of Glass have stalled in many states. One professor suggests changing the wording of the bills.

By August 13, 2014


Cortana vs. Siri vs. Google Now: An early look at how Cortana stacks up (hands-on)

Can Windows Phone’s new voice-activated assistant stand up to Siri and Google Now? We put an early version to the test.

By April 14, 2014


California court: Drivers can use smartphone maps, for now

Unlike talking on a cell phone or texting while driving, a court of appeals rules that using a map app is OK under the law.

By February 27, 2014