US Cellular's CruiseConnect connects families and businesses

US Cellular customers can easily manage their vehicles and keep tabs on the safety of their drivers using CruiseConnect, an easy-to-install vehicle connectivity device developed by ZTE and accompanying mobile app developed by Modus, the company said.

CruiseConnect offers safety notifications for families, serves as a fleet management tool for businesses and turns any vehicle into a Wi-Fi hotspot. Now available in US Cellular stores and, the CruiseConnect device and service can be easily added to any US Cellular bill for as low as USD 15 per month.

Using US Cellular´s fast, reliable network, parents and families can gain peace of mind through the many safety features of the CruiseConnect mobile app. Parents can set and receive boundary alerts, track their vehicles, and monitor family driving behavior through analysis of unsafe driving such as harsh braking and speeding. Additionally, families and businesses can view trip history, track fuel usage, and monitor vehicle health and manufacturer recalls.

The easy-to-install CruiseConnect device plugs into the vehicle´s OBD-II connector port, which is usually located under the steering column. For more information, visit US Cellular´s website.

US Cellular is the fifth-largest full-service wireless carrier in the United States, providing national network coverage and industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer experience. The Chicago-based carrier offers coverage where the other carriers don´t and a wide range of communication services that enhance consumers´ lives, increase the competitiveness of local businesses and improve the efficiency of government operations.

Modus is a pioneer in the vehicle telematics space with a DNA of mobile innovation, great customer experience, affordability and industry service, support and technological expertise. To learn more about Modus, visit