Apple’s Infotainment System Nixes Texting While Driving

Apr 24, 2014

A document discovered on Tuesday (April 15), however, shows Apple’s “iOS in the car” initiatives go back much further than iOS 7, according to the site.

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued Apple U.S. Patent No. 8,706,143 for “Driver handheld computing device lock-out,” a system that intelligently determines whether a device user is driving and shuts off distracting phone functions accordingly, reports AppleInsider.

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