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Uber's Japan car service hits roadblock as city cracks down

City officials in Fukuoka are debating with Uber over whether the service is a car-sharing operation or a research project.

By March 4, 2015

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'Bionic' rebuild gives three amputees mind-controlled robotic arms

Three Austrian men have received mind-controlled robotic arms, using a world-first technique called "bionic reconstruction."

By February 24, 2015

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Tesla factory accident injures three workers with hot metal

A low-pressure aluminum casting press caused an "industrial accident" at the Model S car factory.

By November 13, 2013

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​FAA's liberal proposed rules win allies in drone business

The US government agency's suggested regulations won't let Amazon deliver packages, but they generally make it very easy for businesses to use drones.

By February 17, 2015

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Moto X low-cost successor, 'Moto G,' revealed by accident?

Motorola's Web site flashed a new navigation menu titled "Moto G" that was up for a short while and then simply vanished.

By October 29, 2013

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Smarter Driver: Avoiding underride accidents

You don't want to get into any kind of accident, but especially a rear underride with a semi, which is able to defeat many of the safety advances of the last few decades.

By October 29, 2013

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Twitter decides on worst Super Bowl advertiser: Nationwide

Technically Incorrect: Presenting an ad featuring a little boy who reveals that he is, in fact, dead did not go down well with the twitterati.

By February 2, 2015

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Lenovo leaks manual for budget Android laptop by accident

After a manual for the "IdeaPad A10" is put on the Web, Lenovo confirms that it's planning to release this new 10.1-inch laptop that runs Android instead of Windows.

By October 10, 2013

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Amazon's first CFO Joy Covey dies in bicycle accident

The tech entrepreneur who oversaw the online retailer's massive expansion and masterminded its IPO has passed away at age 50.

By September 19, 2013

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Man fined for crashing drone over police operation in Melbourne

A man has been fined for flying a drone over police during a nine-hour siege in Melbourne after the remotely piloted aircraft hit power lines and almost injured police below.

By December 18, 2014