Instead of being dangerous distractions, these smart phone programs can help teen drivers focus on the road.
By Megan Bingham
Basic Function: Teens stay connected while keeping their hands on the wheel.
Best Feature: Texts and e-mails are read aloud; the app automatically responds without touching a button.
Compatibility: Android, BlackBerry, iPhone, and Windows Mobile
Price: $13.95 annually for a single user; family plans are $34.95/year (drivesafe.ly)