University of Minnesota – Office for Technology Commercialization

1000 Westgate Drive, Suite 160
Saint Paul, Minnesota

Booth: 902

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Technology Area: IT, Cyber-Security, Software

Commercial Maturity: Commercial Product

Abstract: A smart-phone based system which prevents phone-based distraction (including text messaging and voice communication) while the phone is traveling at vehicular speeds. The technology uses a phone-based road database, a phone-based GPS receiver and accelerometer, custom software, and a phone-based user interface to provide a driver feedback.