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accelerator

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We're here to help: Feds want to accelerate autonomous-car development

From working to develop a solid national policy to allowing firms to file for rule exemptions, the government is ready to get behind the future of transportation.

By January 14, 2016

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Xtreme Notebooks 917V Accelerator

The Xtreme Notebooks 917V Accelerator is an unquestionably powerful laptop, but impressed as we are with its performance and 3D frame rates, it's hard to justify the sky-high price. This quad-core laptop seems suited only for those who want a true desktop gaming rig that's still moderately portable.

By November 28, 2007

4 stars Editors' rating November 28, 2007

This product is available directly from the manufacturer's Web site.

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Can the Toyota Prius actually be sexy?

Technically Incorrect: Toyota used the Super Bowl to suggest that the environmentally friendly Prius is now an object of extreme desire. Is this faintly ridiculous?

By February 8, 2016

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How to buy the best electric car

There's a lot to consider before buying your first electric car. Let's look at your choices.

By February 2, 2016

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Working Lego particle accelerator finds the Minifigs Boson

Have you ever wondered what the building blocks of the universe might be? Perhaps they're Lego bricks.

By November 25, 2014

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Startup's free software taps old gadgets to monitor your home

Perch, which is part of Samsung's accelerator program for startups, uses your old smartphones and other devices around the house to check on your kids and make sure your home is secure.

By October 14, 2015

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Is this the new 'Ghostbusters' proton pack? It looks like a downgrade

Director Paul Feig tweets a picture of an unlicensed nuclear accelerator that appears to have been purchased from old Radio Shack parts, but CNET's Danny Gallagher likes the homemade look.

By June 30, 2015

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Facebook sees ad efforts catching on in developing countries

The world's largest social network says it sees promising results from its Creative Accelerator program to attract ad dollars in emerging markets.

By June 10, 2015

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Move to 64-bit Android phones accelerating, says ARM

ARM tells CNET that the shift to 64-bit devices is taking place faster than expected. Part of the reason is that even 32-bit code runs faster on ARM's newest 64-bit chips.

By April 23, 2014

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​After refit, Large Hadron Collider resumes hunt for new Higgs

The European particle accelerator takes an important step in the second phase of its hunt for more Higgs bosons, dark matter and other mysteries of the universe.

By April 5, 2015