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04/24/2013

Voice-to-text apps don't make driving safer: study

Siri_imageDictating a text message or email to your phone with Siri or Vlingo isn't really safe at all, a new study has found.

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03/29/2013

Caught texting and driving – lose your phone?

A new survey suggests a majority of people in Canada’s most western province support tougher penalties for those caught using a cell phone while driving. That includes penalties as tough as losing your phone.

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03/14/2012

Man releases girlfriend’s final text messages before fatal crash

A Quebec man has released a chilling series of text messages sent to his girlfriend just before she crashed into the back of a truck and died.

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12/28/2011

Hackers targeting cars in 2012: experts

I often wax on about the importance of protecting your computer and smart phone against hackers, but you might want to start protecting another piece of technology against hackers – your car.

It’s not enough to lock up your car, use a club or get an engine immobilizer. Hackers who once wreaked havoc on your desktop or laptop PC want to mess around with your wheels.

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09/15/2011

App lets drivers park their cars remotely

Having trouble parking your car? Need to sandwich your ride into a tight squeeze? There is now an app for that.

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Danny BradburyDanny Bradbury

Danny Bradbury is a technology journalist with 20 years' experience. He writes regularly for publications including the Guardian, the Financial Times, the Financial Post, and Backbone magazine. Danny also writes and directs documentaries.

Maurice CachoMaurice Cacho

Maurice Cacho is a Toronto-based journalist mixing his love for tech with a passion for news. He's also CP24's Web Journalist and appears daily on CP24 Breakfast and weekly on the channel's tech show, Webnation, discussing tech news and trends.

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