Can I have my music, podcasts, navigation, etc., playing while driving with the KarChing app on?

Navigation apps like Google maps or Waze, for example, and various music service apps with your playlists (Spotify, iHeart radio, etc.) will be seamlessly integrated into the KarChing app so you won't have to flip back and forth between apps. Set these up ahead of time and launch it right before your drive, and you're

By |2020-03-30T22:06:33+00:00March 30th, 2020||0 Comments

How does my driving get scored?

Traditional insurance telematics rate the driver’s speed, hard braking and four other risky-driving behaviors and data parameters to create a standardized insurance telematics driving score. Each insurance company can then determine the threshold score value for their drivers, which essentially determines the financial factor on the premiums. KarChing’s differentiator is our proprietary blended hybrid driving

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Are my results being scored?

Your driving behavior is being recorded and scored, but at this stage, the results don’t matter very much. When you get a license, you’ll have the opportunity to switch to the main KarChing app, which will judge your performance and distribute your allowance accordingly.

By |2016-02-28T18:05:52+00:00February 28th, 2016||0 Comments

What is the app watching?

Your speed. The app uses your phone’s location services. That means it knows what road you’re on. That means it knows the speed limit on the road you’re on. And since it keeps track of where you are and when, that means it knows how fast you’re going. (Statistically speaking, under normal road conditions, the optimal speed

By |2016-02-28T17:59:02+00:00February 28th, 2016||0 Comments

What can the app do?

Aside from making it easier to log all your practice drives, it’ll list the drives on your phone. If you click on a drive, you’ll see a map. Places on the map where you stomped the brakes too hard or whipped the wheel around to fast….or did anything else to make the accelerometer wake up

By |2016-02-28T17:57:11+00:00February 28th, 2016||0 Comments