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In this fake city, cars learn to talk to each other

CNET visits Mcity, a 32-acre fake city in Michigan designed to test self-driving cars' navigation and communication abilities -- and to keep research from migrating to Silicon Valley.

Windows 10 marks a turnaround moment

The software maker's flagship product could renew faith in the Windows world.

Mozilla CEO slams Microsoft over Windows 10 browser defaults

Company behind Firefox accuses the tech giant of making an "aggressive move to override user choice" by designating its Edge as default browser.

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