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2012 Chevrolet Volt

Mileage has never varied more than it will between two 2012 Chevrolet Volt owners, but with regular charging, this part-time EV is capable of fantastic efficiency -- just don't look too hard at its dashboard.

15 June 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating 15 June 2012

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Asus PadFone X

CNET checks out Asus' high-performing phone-plus-tablet combo, which will make its way to the US though AT&T.

7 January 2014

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2011 Chevrolet Volt

Although pricey, the 2011 Chevrolet Volt will work excellently for anyone who commutes less than 40 miles, as it requires almost no gas during a typical week while providing a comfortable ride.

4 April 2011

4 stars Editors' rating 4 April 2011

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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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Rio Volt

Although somewhat bulky, this portable MP3 CD player comes through with solid features and performance.

12 September 2001

3.5 stars Editors' rating 12 September 2001

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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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GM lops $5,000 off Chevy Volt price for 2014

General Motors, responding to price competition in the electric vehicle market, cuts the price of its plug-in hybrid to $34,995.

By 7 August 2013