111 Results for

Octane

Video

Car Tech 101: Octane demystified

Brian Cooley tells you the secrets of octane: what it is, what it does, and what happens when you're cheap.

By June 23, 2014

Article

Dish launches high-octane Super Joey set-top DVR

The DVR set-top box revealed at the Consumer Electronics Show in January is now available to Dish customers, ahead of the anticipated arrival of Wireless Joey.

By March 13, 2014

Article

Google modernizes Octane JavaScript speed test

The new benchmark is designed to catch a new class of browser performance problems -- and perhaps to curry favor with rival browser makers.

By November 7, 2013

Article

Safari 8 browser on Yosemite shows major speed boost

On the latest Mac OS, Apple's browser vaults past Firefox and Chrome on some tests. The browser performance race means a more sophisticated Web for us all.

By October 20, 2014

Article

2015 Chevy Suburban: Big, fresh, and tech-laden (CNET On Cars, Episode 44)

Chevy keeps the large SUV relevant with an all-new Suburban, we explore the reasons for road rage, and demystifying the octane you pay so dearly for.

By July 4, 2014

Video

2015 Chevy Suburban: Big, fresh, and tech-laden (CNET On Cars, Episode 44)

Chevy keeps the large SUV relevant with an all-new Suburban, we explore the reasons for road rage, and demystifying the octane you pay so dearly for.

By June 20, 2014

Article

Vroom! This V8 engine grill will have you racing to BBQ

Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines! Your grilling engines, that is. Summer is here and those steaks aren't going to cook themselves, now are they?

By June 20, 2014

Article

Cell phone buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.

By July 2, 2013

Article

Today's Safari flops on Apple's new browser speed tests

Apple's browser doesn't do so well in new performance benchmarks, but expect the next-gen version to do better. Also: Why Apple likes a certain Mozilla technology.

By June 6, 2014

Article

Inside the tech aiming Aereo through TV's legal hoops

Aereo wants to give you broadcast TV on the Web. But it needed thousands of mini antennas, high-octane transcoding, and lots of air conditioners to build a system it hopes can pass legal scrutiny.

By April 21, 2014