Ask the DUI Expert: How to Prevent Getting a DUI

This week, we ask Officer William Pelarenos: What’s the best way to prevent getting a DUI?

Officer Pelarenos: The best way to prevent getting arrested for DUI is obviously not to drive after consuming alcohol. Of course, if you know your BAC level, then obviously you would know not to drive if you... Read more >

BACtrack Mobile Breathalyzer Wins the Silver Stevie Award for Product of the Year

The 12th Annual American Business Awards announced Stevie® Award winners on Friday at its event focused on outstanding new products and services and on achievements in technology industries. Among the winners in the Product of the Year category, was the BACtrack Mobile Smartphone Breathalyzer.

Friday’s gala was the second of two American... Read more >

FOX 5 San Diego Recommends BACtrack Vio for Tailgating This Season


Lifestyle Expert, Merilee Kern recommended the BACtrack Vio Smartphone Breathalyzer on FOX 5 San Diego Morning News last week.

NFL Season has commenced. While compiling a list of items that can aid any tailgating party, Merilee included the Vio for its small, compact size, and utility in helping guests better understand how alcohol is affecting... Read more >

BACtrack Vio Smartphone Breathalyzer--a Life Saver, Says Tech Dissected


"It's a great feeling when you try out a new gadget and it does exactly what's advertised, and it does it well." 

So begins a review from Tech Dissected of the BACtrack Vio Smartphone Breathalyzer. The reviewer then takes pains to explain the process of pairing the smartphone breathalyzer with his Android device, as well... Read more >

BACtrack Vio Wins High Scores from Tiffany

The blogger known as Tiffany Reviews it All turned her keen sense of analysis to the BACtrack Vio Smartphone Breathalyzer recently. The results were high marks in all verticals.

"Great product," she proclaims, "it hooks up to your smartphone via a free app." She goes on to say it's both a durable product, and an easy-to-use... Read more >

Ask the DUI Expert: When Does Law Enforcement Administer the Blood Test Instead of the Breathalyzer Test?

This week, we ask Officer William Pelarenos: When does law enforcement administer the blood test instead of the breathalyzer test?

Officer Pelarenos: In every State, Standardized Field Sobriety Tests are conducted in accordance with the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) standards. But DUI laws vary from state to state, and police policies... Read more >

Android Police Review BACtrack Vio Smartphone Breathalyzer

Android Police took a close look at how BACtrack Vio interacts with Android smartphones recently. Having reviewed the BACtrack Mobile thoroughly earlier this year, we were very curious to see what they thought of the Vio. In short, they were not disappointed--and neither were we. 

"BACtrack recently released a smaller version of the BACtrack Mobile, which it... Read more >

He Said Magazine Recomends BACtrack Smartphone Breathalyzers

He Said Magazine featured the BACtrack Smartphone Breathalyzers in a review this week. 

"Open wide and say hello to BACtrack--smartphone breathalyzers that really work. Simply blow into the device and it communicates with an app that tells you your blood alcohol level in a matter of seconds. You can choose to measure your own and the... Read more >

Essential to Any Tailgate This Football Season: BACtrack Smartphone Breathalyzers

Autumn is in the air, which for many Americans means the return of our favorite spectator sport--tailgating! And yes, there may be football watched, as well. Whether you are enjoy some cold ones outside the stadium or sipping cocktails in the game room, there's some essential items that you should consider tying to your cooler--or your keychain--this... Read more >

Time Reveals All the Great Things You Can Do With A Smartphone--Including Turning it Into a Breathalyzer

Did you know you could prevent drunk driving with a smartphone? recently ran a piece called "8 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do with a Smartphone," which featured BACtrack Vio as a drunk driving prevention tool.

"Imagine you’re at a house party with a couple close friends. You’ve all shared a glass... Read more >