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2013-11-13 23:26:08

The industry's first and only driver identification platform is recognized in the "Tech for a Better World" category. Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 CellcontrolTM, the world’s leading technology to end distracted driving, was chosen as a 2014 CES Best of Innovations honoree for its driver identification platform, DriveID™. Chosen by a panel of technology and innovations experts, the company joins a small, elite group of innovators that receives the honor each...

2013-11-13 16:20:30

TORRANCE, Calif., Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- What if we could reduce driver distraction before ever putting a key in the ignition? That's the focus of the Driver Awareness Research Vehicle that Toyota will show at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show on Wednesday, November 20(th) at 3:40 PM, at a press conference located in the Toyota display. In addition to this all-new, concept research vehicle, Chuck Gulash, Director of Toyota's Collaborative Safety Research Center (CSRC), will discuss two...

2013-11-12 12:20:24

New Feature Driving CMT's Popularity Among Street Hail Livery Drivers NEW YORK, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Creative Mobile Technologies (CMT), LLC, the nation's premier innovative technology and payment processing solutions provider for the taxicab market, has launched an in-taxi Spanish-language translation technology for drivers of New York City's new fleet of street-hail liveries (SHL), or green taxis. This innovation complements bilingual payment prompts for passengers. The...

2013-11-12 04:22:37

Patrick O'Hara Also is the 1st Indianan to be Implanted with the SynCardia Heart and the 1st Discharged From the Hospital Without a Human Heart, Thanks to the Freedom® Portable Driver TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- An Indiana man has become the 1,200th person in the world to be implanted with the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart. Patrick O'Hara is the first person in Indiana to receive the life-saving device and the first Hoosier to be discharged from the...

2013-11-11 12:20:42

-- Test study at University of Kassel shows clear advantages of a touchpad with active haptic feedback AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- How do you make the growing number of safety and convenience features in a vehicle easy to operate so that the driver is distracted as little as possible? Answers to this question are among the core competencies of the international automotive supplier Continental. Its experts in the human-machine interface (HMI) in vehicles are...

2013-11-07 23:31:47

Imagine a car recognizing the driver upon entry, automatically adjusting the settings to each person's preferences, including ideal seat position, temperature and even music choices. Once in motion, the vehicle notifies a distracted driver if a pedestrian is crossing the street, and even creates audible alerts when the driver is drowsy. Martigny, Switzerland (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 KeyLemon S.A., a leader in facial recognition (biometric) technology, announces that Visteon...

2013-11-06 23:29:12

Nearly one year ago, Covenant Transportation Group, tested FuelOppsTM, a fuel efficiency application by Propel IT. Eight months following the full roll-out to all 2,500 drivers, the program has improved MPG by over 3%, is exceeding ROI targets while contributing to increased driver satisfaction and higher driver retention. Pittsburgh, PA and Chattanooga, TN (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 FuelOpps is a fuel efficiency application compatible with major telematics systems developed for the...

2013-11-06 12:22:17

Fresh Green Light is the driving school franchise that's reinventing Driver's Ed. COS COB, Conn., Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Fresh Green Light Franchise Partners today announced it will begin offering franchises for its cutting-edge Driver Training Centers that offer a more effective training program for new teen drivers. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131106/MN11090) "We've built a better driver training model that delivers better outcomes," said Laura...

2013-11-05 08:21:35

Narrowcast audio traffic alerts integrated into leading connected car platform SAN JOSE, Calif. and MARKHAM, Ontario, Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- deCarta, Inc., the leading independent LBS technology company announced today that they have partnered with GreenOwl Mobile, creators of the TrafficAlert traffic reporting and media platform to integrate narrowcast audio traffic information into the deCarta Connected Car Platform. Through the partnership, drivers will get timely...

2013-11-05 08:21:05

Increasing Focus on Vehicle and Driver Safety, Security and Information Services for Automotive Manufacturers and Insurance Providers MEDFORD, Mass., Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Agero, Inc., the leading provider of vehicle and driver safety, security and information services, today announced it has completed the sale of its connected vehicle services division to SiriusXM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131104/NE10233LOGO ) "This transaction is a...