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Data finds that Americans spend an hour on their phone while in the car

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The data, compiled by the app Drivermode, found that most Americans spend that hour doing things such as listening to music, text, and send voicemails.

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Data finds that Americans spend an hour on their phone while in the car

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The data, compiled by the app Drivermode, found that most Americans spend that hour doing things such as listening to music, text, and send voicemails.

Read more here. Read more…

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Data finds that Americans spend an hour on their phone while in the car

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The data, compiled by the app Drivermode, found that most Americans spend that hour doing things such as listening to music, text, and send voicemails.

Read more here. Read more…

More about Tech, Smartphone, Transportation, Mashable Video, and Tech

Here’s why you don’t get paired with that Uber car you see on the map

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You’re searching for an Uber or Lyft on the respective ride-hailing app and you see a car icon crawling nearby … but even though it’s temptingly close, that doesn’t mean you’ll be matched with that car.

Uber uses “batch matching” to connect riders with drivers. That means Uber doesn’t just find the closest ride to you; instead, the ride-hailing company takes into account the most optimized ride for everyone around you. 

OK, but what does that mean? If you’ve ever requested the shared…

Arnold Schwarzenegger pushes gas guzzlers as undercover car salesperson

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That’s sleazy used car salesman Howard Kleiner back in action, this time trying to get would-be electric car buyers hyped about gas-guzzling, fossil fuel-burning cars. 

Except it’s — surprise! — former California governor, body builder, and movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger with a fake mustache and wig. He’s just pretending to be a salesman obsessed with muscle cars that burn tons of gas as part of a campaign to get more people informed about electric vehicles. 

“We…

Arnold Schwarzenegger pushes gas guzzlers as undercover car salesperson

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Do it now

That’s sleazy used car salesman Howard Kleiner back in action, this time trying to get would-be electric car buyers hyped about gas-guzzling, fossil fuel-burning cars. 

Except it’s — surprise! — former California governor, body builder, and movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger with a fake mustache and wig. He’s just pretending to be a salesman obsessed with muscle cars that burn tons of gas as part of a campaign to get more people informed about electric vehicles. 

“We…

Here’s why you don’t get paired with that Uber car you see on the map

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You’re searching for an Uber or Lyft on the respective ride-hailing app and you see a car icon crawling nearby … but even though it’s temptingly close, that doesn’t mean you’ll be matched with that car.

Uber uses “batch matching” to connect riders with drivers. That means Uber doesn’t just find the closest ride to you; instead, the ride-hailing company takes into account the most optimized ride for everyone around you. 

OK, but what does that mean? If you’ve ever requested the shared…

Data finds that Americans spend an hour on their phone while in the car

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The data, compiled by the app Drivermode, found that most Americans spend that hour doing things such as listening to music, text, and send voicemails.

Read more here. Read more…

More about Tech, Smartphone, Transportation, Mashable Video, and Tech

Arnold Schwarzenegger pushes gas guzzlers as undercover car salesperson

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Do it now

That’s sleazy used car salesman Howard Kleiner back in action, this time trying to get would-be electric car buyers hyped about gas-guzzling, fossil fuel-burning cars. 

Except it’s — surprise! — former California governor, body builder, and movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger with a fake mustache and wig. He’s just pretending to be a salesman obsessed with muscle cars that burn tons of gas as part of a campaign to get more people informed about electric vehicles. 

“We…

Here’s why you don’t get paired with that Uber car you see on the map

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You’re searching for an Uber or Lyft on the respective ride-hailing app and you see a car icon crawling nearby … but even though it’s temptingly close, that doesn’t mean you’ll be matched with that car.

Uber uses “batch matching” to connect riders with drivers. That means Uber doesn’t just find the closest ride to you; instead, the ride-hailing company takes into account the most optimized ride for everyone around you. 

OK, but what does that mean? If you’ve ever requested the shared…