Stay Safe on Thanksgiving Eve--Use a BACtrack Breathalyzer

Everyone knows the day after Thanksgiving, Black Friday, is a huge day for sales and shopping across the country. But did you know that the night before Thanksgiving has a similar name, albeit for a very different reason?

Black Wednesday, sometimes referred to as "Blackout Wednesday," is one of the biggest drinking nights of the year.... Read more >

Android Guys Give BACtrack Vio Four Stars


"It's Friday night, and time to hit the town with friends. If you’re going to be drinking, you might want to consider adding the BACtrack Vio Smartphone Breathalyzer to your keychain... When paired with your smartphone, the Vio is a powerful tool that is easy to carry anywhere." 

So begins the new BACtrack Vio review on... Read more >

Boston.com's Car Doctor Recommends BACtrack Vio

Last week, the Car Doctor on Boston.com was asked by a salesman who drives over 35,000 miles a year on business a simple question: is there an invention that would allow a car to tell if its driver were drunk?

With business dinners and entertaining clients as a part of many people's jobs, it's a very relatable issue. While... Read more >

BACtrack Smartphone Breathalyzers on CNET en Espanol


BACtrack Smartphone Breathalyzers were featured on CNET en Espanol this week. Watch the video here or read the related feature -- on interesting holiday gift ideas -- on their site. 

Both the video and the article feature both the BACtrack Vio and Mobile. Great coverage. 

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BACtrack App Update Covered in 9to5 Mac

The updated BACtrack App and its integration with the Apple Health App was covered by 9to5 Mac today. The first topic they covered was why someone would want to BAC data to sync with your Health Data. Here's how they reasoned it: 

"So why would you want the Health app to know how drunk you are? The company explained some of... Read more >

BACtrack App Now Fully Integrated with Apple Health

Apple users running iOS 8 have noticed a new app pop up on their smart devices—Health. It marks Apple’s entrée into the world of health and activity tracking by collating a panoply of the user’s health metrics in one, sleek, easy-to-scan dashboard.  It’s a fantastic idea. We’ve embraced it by releasing a new version of... Read more >

Ask the DUI Expert: Have You Had Any Humorous Encounters with Drunk People?

This week, we ask Officer William Pelarenos: Have you had any humorous encounters with drunk people?

Officer Pelarenos: Yes, but many of these encounters were humorous to us as police officers; not necessarily humorous to the intoxicated individuals that we encountered.  

One DUI driver had called his wife... Read more >

Android Headlines Calls BACtrack Vio a Great Holiday Gift

BACtrack Vio was featured in Android Headlines as one of the very finest gifts under $50 for this holiday season. 

"There’s no easier way to keep an eye on your blood alcohol level no matter where you are than with a mobile breathalyzer. The BACtrack Vio can help you view your BAC level at any... Read more >

Ask the DUI Expert: What's the Craziest Encounter You've Had as a DUI Officer?

This week, we ask Officer William Pelarenos: What's the craziest encounter you’ve experienced as a DUI police officer?

Officer Pelarenos: I have had quite a few crazy encounters. The ones that come to mind are always those drivers that don’t stop for the police.

One night in March, 2009, I stopped a... Read more >

Newsday Features BACtrack Vio


Newsday featured BACtrack Vio Smartphone Breathalyzer in a roundup of holiday gift ideas last week. 

"Incredibly precise and easy to use, the BACtrack Vio Smartphone Breathalyzer is a personal keychain-size breathalyzer that syncs to your smartphone so you can estimate your Blood Alchohol Content (BAC) right away using police-grade sensor technology. Connected... Read more >