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Most cars autonomous by 2050: study

A study by industry data and consulting firm IHS predicts that, by 2050, nearly all road vehicles will be of the self-driving variety.

By January 5, 2014


What will recorded music sound like in 2050?

John La Grou, founder and CEO at Millennia Music & Media Systems, forecast how recorded sound will evolve over the coming decades.

By October 27, 2013

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Samsung NX2000 with 20-50mm lens

Samsung squeezes in another camera in the $150 gap between its just-released NX1100 and NX300, emphasizing the touch-screen and wireless experience.

May 1, 2013


Glitch keeps iCloud storage at 25GB until 2050

Instead of a downgrade to 5GB of storage, Apple has pushed users' renewal dates 38 years in the future.

By September 30, 2012


Japan plans snail-paced space elevator for 2050

Hate slow elevators? Try taking a ride on one that travels 22,000 miles above Earth.

By February 23, 2012


Flying high in 2050: plane of the future

Airbus unveiled its concept of what air travel will be like in 2050, with organic self-cleaning materials, virtual reality and panoramic views.

7 Images By June 15, 2011


Airbus see-through jet plane due to land in 2050

Welcome aboard this news story from CNET UK to the Airbus aeroplane of the future. We'll be cruising through a selection of photos of see-through planes.

5 Images By June 14, 2011


U.N.: Renewables could be 80 percent of energy by 2050

Solar, wind, and hydropower could supply the bulk of energy demand by the middle of the century but there are substantial political and technical barriers to that change.

By May 9, 2011


Dell Inspiron i560-2050NBK

The Dell Inspiron i560-2050NBK has little to recommend it other than its semicapable video playback chops. It's not really a bad desktop, but with similar PCs available for significantly less, this Dell just doesn't offer enough value to earn our recommendation.

August 1, 2010

2.5 stars Editors' rating August 1, 2010

MSRP: $489.99


Autobots vs. human World Cup champs by 2050?

The RoboCup Federation, a nonprofit organization based in Japan, envisions autonomous humanoid bots that are advanced enough to pit themselves against humans.

By May 6, 2010