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Wall Street Journal Addresses Distracted Driving

Wall Street Journal Addresses Distracted Driving

Distracted by their smartphones, America’s drivers are becoming more dangerous by the day. That is pushing auto-insurance rates higher as insurers struggle to keep up. Costs associated with crashes are outpacing premium increases for some companies, according to insurers, and they say the use of smartphones to talk, text and access the internet while on […]

The Anatomy of Distracted Driving

The Anatomy of Distracted Driving

A key indicator of risk is a driver’s distraction habits is how much and in what ways the driver chooses to use their smartphone during vehicle operation. Our technology measures a driver’s phone use, including their tendency to make phone calls while driving and non-call usage habits, such as their propensity for texting or web browsing while driving. Categories […]

Traffic Fatalities Continue to Rise says the NSC

Traffic Fatalities Continue to Rise says the NSC

Earlier this week, the National Safety Council released its traffic fatality estimates for 2016. The numbers are staggering: over 40,000 people died in accidents involving motor vehicles in 2016. That represents a 6 percent rise from 2015, which, when compounded with the previous year’s increase, results in the largest two-year increase -14 percent–in over 50 […]

Recognizing Brands for Positive Messaging Around Distracted Free Driving

Recognizing Brands for Positive Messaging Around Distracted Free Driving

This month we are recognizing Phone Free February. As part that we are highlighting brands that have encouraged their customers to go distraction and/or phone free in the most inspiringly beautiful ways. If you’ve seen a distracted driving ad you’ve probably been reminded of the horrible but real consequences of driving distracted. The statistics are overwhelming; […]

Forbes’ 30 Under 30: Congrats to our CTO, Brad Cordova

Forbes’ 30 Under 30: Congrats to our CTO, Brad Cordova

Brad Cordova, Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at TrueMotion, has been named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 list. The list, now in its sixth year is “the most definitive gathering of today’s leading young changemakers and innovators in the U.S.,” according to Forbes. This year’s 600 winners (30 honorees in 20 categories) were selected from […]

BTW w/ Chris Hammans – Our EU Managing Director

BTW w/ Chris Hammans – Our EU Managing Director

Chris has a long history of working with start-ups. In fact, he has been working with start-ups since before it was cool: in 1995, he was hired as the third European employee of a small company that became a huge success, Citrix Systems Inc. and has been helping small businesses build out their European footprint […]