The Feds are pushing smartphone makers to block certain apps while driving – The Verge


Government Technology

The Feds are pushing smartphone makers to block certain apps while driving
The Verge
Apple, Samsung, and other smartphone manufacturers are being asked by federal auto safety regulators to consider adding a “driver mode” to block certain apps and functions to prevent distracted driving. In a guidance released Wednesday — and first …
NHTSA spells out what your phone shouldn’t be able to do while drivingTechCrunch
The government wants to cripple your phone while drivingSlashGear
NHTSA reveals voluntary guidelines for smartphone makers to minimize distracted drivingBetaNews
Salon –Government Technology –Business Wire (press release) –The Hill
all 65 news articles »

About the author

Related Articles

Chat with Ted now! I'm online!
  • SPX 2,348.69 -7.15 -0.30%
  • Apple Inc. 142.27 -0.17 -0.12%
  • PCLN 1,752.01 -8.79 -0.50%
  • TQQQ 88.33 -0.04 -0.05%
  • UPRO 94.47 -0.80 -0.84%
  • Facebook, Inc. 143.68 -0.12 -0.08%
  • AMZN 898.53 -3.53 -0.39%
  • NFLX 142.87 +1.69 1.20%
  • GOOGL 858.95 -1.13 -0.13%
  • ACIA 52.02 -1.54 -2.88%
  • TWLO 30.82 -0.89 -2.79%
  • Alibaba Group Holding Limited 113.11 +0.15 0.13%
  • NUGT 9.87 +0.03 0.30%
  • IBB 287.49 -2.85 -0.98%
  • CMG 479.09 +0.70 0.15%
  • SBUX 60.61 +0.53 0.88%
  • TSLA 305.60 +3.09 1.02%
  • Microsoft Corporation 66.40 +0.90 1.37%
  • BIDU 178.08 -0.56 -0.31%
  • PNRA 314.27 -0.13 -0.04%
  • BWLD 161.75 -2.00 -1.22%