Category Archives: In the News

Parents & Teachers: Resources on Teens & Driving

Parents & Teachers:  Resources on Teens & Driving LifeSaver uses GPS and other technologies to lock the driver’s smartphone while the car is in motion. Through smart battery saving technologies, LifeSaver is always running in the phone’s background and transparent to … Continue reading

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Matt Richtel drives home dangers of texting behind wheel

Matt Richtel drives home dangers of texting behind wheel San Francisco journalist Matt Richtel has spent years and countless column inches elucidating to readers the perils of distracted driving and, more broadly, distracted living. His articles in the New York … Continue reading

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A Five Dollar App to Lock Phones in Motion

A Five Dollar App to Lock Phones in Motion Paul Murnane brings you the latest on technology in Dishin Digital on WCBS Newsradio 880… To hear clip click here.

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Dear DOT: Let Innovators Innovate

Dear DOT: Let Innovators Innovate As part of the administration’s recently introduced transportation bill in the House, the Department of Transportation (DOT) offered language proposing that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) should have the authority to regulate apps … Continue reading

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Hawaii Teens Learn About the Dangers of Distracted Driving

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Intelligent Car Coalition Welcomes GeoToll and LifeSaver as Newest Members

INTELLIGENT CAR COALITION WELCOMES GEOTOLL AND LIFESAVER AS NEWEST MEMBERS WASHINGTON – Today, the Intelligent Car Coalition proudly announced that LifeSaver mobile application and GeoToll have become its two newest members. The Intelligent Car Coalition is a group of technology … Continue reading

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The LifeSaver App: Keep Your Loved Ones Safe in the Car

The LifeSaver App: Keep Your Loved Ones Safe in the Car The National Safety Council (NSC) estimates that 21 percent of crashes, or 1.2 million crashes, in 2012 involved talking on handheld or hands-free cell phones. Today’s technology has made it possible … Continue reading

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Are You Digitally Addicted: The “CAGED” Criteria

Are You Digitally Addicted: The “CAGED” Criteria I saw a patient recently who I suspected had issues with alcohol abuse.  A standard questionnaire we learned from medical training to identify alcohol addiction is known as the CAGE Criteria where “CAGE” is an … Continue reading

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LifeSaver App Prevents Distracted Driving

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LifeSaver Mobile App Blocks Teenagers From Using Their Cellphone While Driving

LifeSaver Mobile App Blocks Teenagers From Using Their Cellphone While Driving Realizing their teenage sons soon would be taking to the roads as new drivers, Ted Chen and Mike Demele of San Francisco took a “leap of faith” to help … Continue reading

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