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Car Tech 101: Dashcams explained

Brian Cooley explains the ins and outs of dashcams and why you would want a camera watching the road with you.

By 19 August 2014

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Microsoft explains quantum computing so even you can understand

Quantum computing may someday blow away today's smartest machines. It's weird and heavy on the physics, but Microsoft thinks you can handle it.

By 26 July 2014

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Car Tech 101: Limited-slip differentials explained

Your car's drivetrain would be about as sophisticated as a garden cart if it didn't have some sort of differential. And increasingly, automakers are touting their use of the limited-slip variant. Brian Cooley shows you.

By 8 July 2014

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Car Tech 101: 4G in cars explained

Brian Cooley takes a broader look at why you are about to see 4G built in to Audi's, GM's, Hyundai's, and many other carmakers' vehicles.

By 10 June 2014

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Apple's Swift explained: What it is and what it means

One of the biggest WWDC announcements was something most users will never see. CNET breaks down Swift.

By 3 June 2014

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Nintendo explains opposition to same-sex relationships in Tomodachi Life

"The relationship options in the game represent a playful alternate world rather than a real-life simulation," Nintendo says.

By 8 May 2014

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A book that explains everything about sound

The Audiophiliac reviews "The Sound Book: The Science of the Sonic Wonders of the World" by Trevor Cox.

By 1 May 2014

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Car Tech 101: Variable valve timing explained

Few innovations under the hood have become as ubiquitous as variable valve timing. Automakers brag about it all the time, but seldom explain it. So Brian Cooley's here to do just that.

By 29 April 2014

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Zuckerberg explains the three tiers of Facebook

With an app hierarchy, CEO Mark Zuckerberg tries to quell Wall Street's appetite for additional revenue from Facebook's latest ventures.

By 24 April 2014

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'Cannabis Chemistry' explains the why behind the high

A new video from the American Chemical Society examines the science behind getting high and how some labs are working to prevent "killer" buzzes.

By 23 April 2014