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airbags

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Continental recalls 5 million vehicles for a different kind of airbag problem

This recall, which is completely separate from Takata's recall, involves a faulty control unit.

By February 4, 2016

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New Takata airbag inflator recall covers some 5 million vehicles

This news reported by Reuters arrives in the wake of the 10th death allegedly linked to faulty Takata components.

By January 26, 2016

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​Ski the slopes with your own wearable airbag vest

Wearables are hitting the ski fields at CES 2016, with a smart Ski Vest from French company In&motion that doubles as an airbag, deploying in milliseconds to protect you from falls.

By January 4, 2016

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Toyota reverses position, will replace millions of Takata airbag parts in Japan

The automaker had previously claimed that 1.6 million airbag inflators were safe, but a recent accident turned that decision around.

By November 25, 2015

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Smarter Driver: Rear-seat airbags are on the way

Brian Cooley takes a look at the new place you're starting to see airbags pop up.

By June 1, 2015

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Smarter Driver: What you need to know about the exploding airbag recall

Brian Cooley discusses the recent exploding airbag recall and how to find out if your car has one lurking under the dash.

By November 10, 2014

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Human gene editing is about to happen, but don't freak out just yet

Commentary: A British research team has gotten the go-ahead to edit the DNA of a human embryo using breakthrough tech that could cure cancer -- or bring on a comic-book-style mutant apocalypse.

By February 5, 2016

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Is Silicon Valley impressive or delusional as a carmaking hub?

We speculate with the best about Apple's car, find out where the *another* 5M deadly airbags are installed and get IFTTT in our BMW dashboard.

By January 29, 2016

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How to buy the best convertible

Convertibles are all about fresh air, fun and freedom. Here's how to find the one that's right for you.

By January 29, 2016

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Alleged hit-and-run driver arrested after her car rats her out

The car of a Florida woman accused of hit and run was fitted with sensors that automatically contact emergency services when the car experiences weird movement or if the airbags deploy.

By December 7, 2015