Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Facebook in your car

Originally published 06/09/2011 on lubbockonline.com

Chevrolet and other automakers are integrating Facebook updates into new cars. Reading the website for the Chevrolet Cruze I saw this gem:

Hands-free Facebook®

Stay connected to your social network on the go. Now you can update your Facebook status (emphasis mine) or check your newsfeed without taking your eyes off the road with your current OnStar® subscription(17).

Now if even hands free cell phone conversations are a serious distraction, can hands free Facebook updates be a good idea? Seriously.