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The Navy's most advanced amphibious assault ship ever (pictures)

Commissioned late last year, the vessel is the Navy's only hybrid propulsion amphibious assault ship. Its electric drive and other systems saved the Navy $15 million in its first deployment.

19 Images July 21, 2012

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Rocstor Amphibious portable drive: You can't overdo data security

Rocstor introduced at CES 2012 the first portable hard drive that comes with more data security features that one can imagine.

By January 10, 2012

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Yet another amphibious Toyota pickup

A group of Russians have converted a Toyota pickup into an amphibious vehicle.

By August 14, 2009

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Gameloft teases Modern Combat 5 ahead of E3

Poor Venice is already sinking, but Gameloft shows no mercy for the canal-crossed Italian city in a trailer for the next installment of the mobile first-person-shooter series

By June 6, 2013

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Watch a jet with no front landing gear land on stool

A little-known fact is that a special stool was invented for the very purpose of helping a Harrier jet land without its front landing gear.

By June 26, 2014

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Gibbs demoes ATV-Jet Ski mashup

The Quadski holds one rider, goes from land to water in 5 seconds, and is able to travel on both at 45 mph.

By October 15, 2012

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Nikon's deluge of new cameras includes a 42x zoom monster

Seven new Nikon compact cameras will make their debut soon, with waterproof models and a huge superzoom in the mix.

By January 29, 2013

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Tank-treaded boat goes well with James Bond/Batman yacht

It's not easy being a Bondian supervillain; keeping up with the Blofelds requires a lot of status symbols. Here's one to go with your $15 million superyacht: a sporty little amphibious motorboat with tank treads.

By May 11, 2012

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Navy's new ship sails the seas on half the gas

The USS Makin Island, the Navy's newest amphibious assault ship, saves millions of dollars by using far less fuel than its sister ships. CNET's Daniel Terdiman hitches a ride as part of his Road Trip 2012.

By July 21, 2012

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DARPA's massive water tank loves tough terrain

Unlike a feline house dweller, this CAAT from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency doesn't think twice about coming in contact with water.

By August 13, 2012