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Arizona State University student Will Sowards said that before installing an update to his car’s voice activation system, it would frequently process his voice commands incorrectly. (Cronkite News Photo by Carlene Reyes)

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Study: Voice-activated technology doesn't always make driving safer

Vehicles equipped with voice-activated technology are designed to allow drivers to multitask hands-free and increase their safety behind the wheel, but a recent AAA study suggests that this may not always be the case.

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Study: Voice-activated technology doesn't always make driving safer

Vehicles equipped with voice-activated technology are designed to allow drivers to multitask hands-free and increase their safety behind the wheel, but a recent AAA study suggests that this may not always be the case.