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Why We Text and Drive

By Steven Ivory Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward-Times While sitting at the light on a backed-up Los Angeles freeway exit ramp one morning, I noticed that one out of every three drivers getting onto the freeway on the other side of the Read More

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Voice-activated car technology very distracting, study finds

[CBC NEWS] Voice-activated technology in cars is more distracting to drivers than talking on a cellphone, according to a new U.S. study. Researchers at the University of Utah tested hands-free services, including email dictation and texting while driving. They concluded that it required more concentration Read More