Must Read Rumors

Kate Middleton and Prince William offer special gift to the Queen of Bhutan

Duchess Kate and her husband Prince William have offered Queen Jetsun of Bhutan a framed photo of a red flower during their visit in the Himalayan kingdom last week.

Kate Middleton, Prince William and Prince Harry welcome Barack and Michelle Obama at the Palace

US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama were recently welcomed by Kate, William and Harry at Kensington Palace.

George Clooney calls wife Amal the love of his life, says he’s ‘never been happier in a relationship’

A year and a half into their marriage, the actor gushes about finding the perfect love.

The Duchess of Cambridge isn’t pregnant with twins, despite reports

No twins on the way for Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and her husband Prince William!

Kate Middleton jokes about three-hour climb to the Tiger’s Nest monastery: ‘great way to burn off the curry’

During their royal tour in India and Buthan last week, Prince William and his wife the Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, climbed up to the Tiger’s Nest monastery.

Kate Middleton and Prince William offer special gift to the Queen of Bhutan
Kate Middleton, Prince William and Prince Harry welcome Barack and Michelle Obama at the Palace
George Clooney calls wife Amal the love of his life, says he’s ‘never been happier in a relationship’
The Duchess of Cambridge isn’t pregnant with twins, despite reports
Kate Middleton jokes about three-hour climb to the Tiger’s Nest monastery: ‘great way to burn off the curry’

11-year-old Victoria Walker wins $20,000 from AT&T for developing “Rode Dog” app that discourages texting while driving

by Nicole
September 25, 2012 at 9:06 am

This is not a rumor, but we couldn’t help writing about this new app and the fact that its creator is only 11 years old.

For helping to create this application, Victoria Walker won $20,000 from AT&T as part of a promotion to generate awareness for the “It Can Wait” campaign that advocates against distracted driving.

The application, called “Rode Dog,” was made in collaboration with software designer David Grau.

The “Rode Dog” app makes sounds of barking at people that text while driving and does not stop until the driver puts the phone down.

Basically, a group of friends is defined ant the aim is to act as monitors for one another.

When a person in the pack is caught texting while driving, the other members can trigger the barking on the phone belonging to the person who violates the rules.

The sound automatically stops when the driver stops texting.

The “Rode Dog” app will be launch later this year and has been developed for Android, Windows Phone and iOS.

What do you think? What is your gossip?

The rules: Keep it clean, stay on the subject and use English only - or we may delete your comment. If you see inappropriate language email us. Read our Terms and Conditions