Up to 27 seconds of inattention after talking to your car or smartphone

22 octubre 2015

If you think it is okay to talk to your car infotainment system or smartphone while driving or even when stopped at a red light, think again. It takes up to 27 seconds to regain full attention after issuing voice commands, researchers found in a pair of new studies. The research found most smartphone personal assistants and in-vehicle infotainment systems are highly distracting to drivers.