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Ready for Text-to-911? Not all 911 call centers are

On May 15, major carriers will give people the ability to text to 911. The problem is many emergency call centers aren't set up to accept texts. CNET's Sumi Das and Jessica Dolcourt examine the issue.

By May 12, 2014

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Smart wheelchair tracks user's vitals, calls 911 in emergencies

At the recent Intel Developers Forum in San Francisco, a 20-year-old intern unveiled the Connected Wheelchair. CNET's Sumi Das gets a demo of the device, which has even earned a nod from Stephen Hawking.

By September 25, 2014

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Can RPM Technik improve the Porsche 911 with the CSR?

Not only are the folks at RPM Technik passionate about restoring and selling Stuttgart's finest, they're also building their own take on the 911 -- the CSR.

By September 22, 2014

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Time-lapse of 9/11 Memorial Museum build will inspire you

Video from Ground Zero shows just how much progress has been made in a decade as a nation rebuilds.

By May 22, 2014

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Text-to-911 is here, but it isn't everything you might think

In a world where people text more often than call, typing your emergency to 911 is the logical next step. But there are kinks to work out before you'll be able to use it nationwide.

By May 14, 2014

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Text-to-911: What you need to know (FAQ)

Starting May 15, Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint will let you text police in case of an emergency. Here's how it works.

By May 5, 2014

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2015 Porsche 911 Turbo S: Four decades of power

We take a look at the new Porsche 911 Turbo S, and have a look back at where it came from.

By March 24, 2014

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Ex-CIA No. 2: NSA surveillance system might have stymied 9/11 attacks

Mike Morell, Former Deputy Director of the CIA, also argues in interview that there was no evidence of systematic abuse.

By January 19, 2014

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2015 Porsche 911 Targa

The new 911 has been a big hit in coupe and cab form, but we've been lacking the Targa model that Porsche owns a trademark on. Not any more!

By January 15, 2014

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Uber disputes kidnapping claims

A Los Angeles woman claims her Uber driver drove her 20 miles off her route and took her to an abandoned parking lot. Uber says the driver was dealing with an intoxicated passenger.

By October 14, 2014