Apple CarPlay already raises concerns

Apple CarPlay already raises concerns

The Apple CarPlay , automotive interface integrated into the iPhone that will allow drivers to control various functions of the smartphone via a touch screen and / or voice controls, has not yet reached any vehicle, but is already generating concerns.

The main problem of technology, shown during the Geneva Motor Show , it would be driver distraction. "The idea that people want to be on their phones, not puts safety first, but the desire to be in touch," said Bruce Hamilton, manager of research and communications for the Foundation for Traffic Safety AAA, the United States, the CNN Money website.

The distraction in automobile driving is a major concern in modern roads, more vehicles, allowing drivers to use their smartphonespor via Bluetooth or infotainment systems. A study from Texas A & M found that the reaction time of the driver doubled as said text messages, according to the publication. Ie, new technology certainly is not making drivers pay more attention to the traffic.

Even knowing the statistics, Apple said that "CarPlay lets drivers use their iPhone in the car with minimized distractions."

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