Safety and Security in Cars Tech

Smartphone signal blockers for cars reduce driver distraction

Our smartphones are practically attached to our palms. They're always nearby and ready, but in some places they shouldn't be. Distractions from these devices...
Cars Tech May 6, 2017

Easy ways to mount your phone in your car

We all love our smartphones, but using these devices while driving is extremely dangerous. In some states, it's even illegal. Even if you don't...
Cars Tech March 12, 2017

Honda's self-balancing motorcycle defies gravity

When you're on the road, safety is your first priority. But if your ride happens to be a motorcycle, the risks increase significantly. Honda's...
Cars Tech February 16, 2017

Tesla auto-pilot predicts and avoids crash before it even happens

This could be life-saving! Just imagine if your car could predict an accident before it happens. Tesla's auto-pilot includes this feature, and I've found...
Cars Tech January 1, 2017

The right dash cam for every driver

Each time you drive, you're taking a bigger risk than you realize. Around 20 to 50 million people are injured in auto accidents every...
Cars Tech November 1, 2016

How thieves can steal your car with a laptop

As computer systems in cars become more sophisticated, car thieves have stepped up to the challenge. I’ll tell you why they don’t even need...
Cars Tech June 30, 2016

One huge mistake people make when renting cars

There are lots of great points to a rental car, but it could be hurting your privacy in a way you hadn't considered.
Cars Tech March 16, 2016

One critical thing every car owner needs to know to prevent theft

Keyless cars are convenient, but risky. Here are a few no-nonsense tips to keep criminals out of your car.
Cars Tech March 15, 2016

Car tech to keep you and your car safe in 2016

Like computerized autopilot on planes, cars of the future will do most of the driving. We're not there yet, but these five car-tech gadgets...
Cars Tech January 20, 2016

5 clever uses for a dash cam

You might think dash cams are just for police officers, but they're growing in popularity among individual drivers. Here are a few reasons why.
Cars Tech November 26, 2015

Essential items for a holiday road trip

The holiday season is the busiest travel season of the year. And that can make it one of the most stressful times of the...
Cars Tech November 18, 2015

Car hacking is real and dangerous; protect yourself

No computer is safe from hacking and car computers are no exception. Find out what once was theory is now a scary reality.
Cars Tech July 28, 2015

Know if your car has a black box or Event Data Recorder

Airplanes aren't the only things with black boxes anymore. Find out if you have one in your own vehicle, and how it affects your...
Cars Tech November 22, 2014