As more car buyers demand connectivity, automakers can't keep up with the latest consumer electronics.
Neither can the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, which last week issued a new set of distraction guidelines. But for the first time, the federal agency is targeting the makers of portable devices -- the very devices that tempt drivers from using a car's onboard features.
The NHTSA guidelines were the first of three phases of voluntary recommendations from the agency. In addition to focusing on in-dash electronics, NHTSA plans to release two more studies
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