It is currently Sat Nov 18, 2017 1:44 pm

All times are UTC + 10 hours [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Tue Jul 28, 2015 12:51 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon Jul 27, 2015 5:14 pm
Posts: 0
Hi everyone!

We are researchers from UNSW currently conducting a study on Pattern of Use of Voice Control Interfaces by Drivers in Australia. If you do/do not use voice control in your smartphone or in your car, you are invited to participate in this study by clicking on the link provided below. Your help is very much appreciated. Thanks a lot!

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Distracted driving: who uses voice control devices, when and why?

Operating a mobile phone while driving has been found to be distracting, yet in NSW, since January 2014, on average, 1000 fines have been issued each day to drivers who use hand-held mobile phones while driving. Voice control interfaces such as in-vehicle voice control (e.g. Ford SYNC, Toyota Entune) and smartphone voice control capabilities (e.g. Siri in the iPhone, S Voice in Samsung phones, Cortana in Windows phones) have the potential to reduce distraction and improve driving performance. However, little is known about which drivers use these interfaces and how they interact with them.

This online survey attempts to understand drivers’ interactions with voice control devices and their possible (positive or negative) impacts on safety. First we need to know about who uses voice control interfaces while driving, what they are used for, and how often they are used.

You can access the online survey at http://www.surveys.unsw.edu.au/f/159929/204b/

For further queries, contact Nurul Ikhmar Ibrahim at n.ibrahim@student.unsw.edu.au or Dr Carlo Caponecchia at carloc@unsw.edu.au or 02 93857184.


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 

All times are UTC + 10 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
cron
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group