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Watch a Faraday cage dress take a million volts of electricity

Fashiontech designer Anouk Wipprecht built a dress that can protect the wearer while taking a million volts from giant Tesla coils.

By 11 August 2014

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In the age of Prius and Tesla, can the Chevy Volt succeed? We ask GM.

After a little more than three years on the market, the plug-in hybrid Volt is approaching 60,000 units sold. Is that enough momentum to compete with the mind share of the Prius and Tesla? We ask General Motors.

By 13 April 2014

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2016 Chevrolet Volt to launch next year: What we know so far

GM will likely show off a 2016 version of its Chevrolet Volt next year, which should come in at a lower cost and be improved all around.

By 20 March 2014

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Cadillac ELR: More than a souped-up Volt? (CNET On Cars, Episode 37)

Does the Cadillac ELR fall far enough from the Volt tree? Keep your dog safe in the car, and 5 apps that are essential for the driver.

By 18 March 2014

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Useful! The drone with an 80,000-volt stun gun

At SXSW, a Texas company offers the Chaotic Unmanned Personal Intercept Drone. Yes, it's CUPID, not with a bow and arrow, but with a powerful stun gun.

By 9 March 2014

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The little Schiit headphone amp makes a big sound

The Audiophiliac checks out Schiit's totally tube, made-in-the-US headphone amplifier. It's really good!

By 27 September 2014

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Fancy-pants cooler captures Kickstarter funding crown

Move over, Pebble, your reign is done. The Coolest Cooler rides a blender-induced wave to more than $10.5 million in crowdfunding.

By 28 August 2014

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Clamp-on exoskeleton turns you into your own chair

An ekoskelton-style device provides factory workers with a place to sit whenever they need it, no chair required.

By 22 August 2014

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See how a jellyfish stings in microscopic slo-mo

Forget Shark Week. The box jellyfish is way more dangerous, and its mechanism for injecting venom can only be witnessed with a microscope.

By 19 August 2014

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Tesla Model S now has infinite-mile warranty

Electric-car maker extends drive train warranty to match that of its battery pack: Both components now have eight-year warranties and unlimited miles driven.

By 16 August 2014