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Software locks your phone while behind the wheel

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Software locks your phone while behind the wheel

In the near future, your phone might be smart enough to know whether you are driving a car, or going along for the ride.  Anti-distraction software by a tech startup called Cellepathy would automatically go into a restrictive “driver mode” when a phone is within a moving vehicle.  Online features such as texts, video, games and social media would be blocked, as well as some or all nonemergency telephone calls.

[The Detroit News]

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