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Top 10 greatest automobile innovations ever (pictures)

From manufacturing techniques to in-car computers, these are the biggest breakthrough technologies in the history of the car.

10 Images By September 3, 2013

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Gecko-inspired adhesive lets you climb walls

Mechanical engineers at Stanford University have developed a substance that mimics gecko toes. Not just for scaling walls in Spiderman-like fashion, the adhesive could help clean up space debris and be used on automobile assembly lines.CNET's Sumi Das visits the research lab where it was created to learn how it works.

By February 25, 2015

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Driver optional in the windowless ED Torq race car

Italian design firm ED showed off Torq, an autonomous car designed for the race track, here at the 2015 Geneva auto show.

By March 4, 2015

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Planes, trains, and automobiles: Road Trip 2013 comes to an end

For more than 5,200 miles over five weeks this summer, CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman toured the midwest, looking for great stories. Now it's time to start planning Road Trip 2014.

By August 19, 2013

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The Web wants a seat in the car of your future

Reaching beyond laptops, phones and TVs, the World Wide Web Consortium is standardizing technology so browser-based apps can control your car.

By February 4, 2015

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LG expects to sell 1.5M OLED panels in 2016

LG Display expects to move 600,000 OLED panels in 2015 and 1.5 million in 2016, the company CEO said, with the promise to be leaders in OLED screen technology.

By January 6, 2015

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Mercedes-Benz unveils connected, self-driving concept car

The self-driving capsule-like vehicle is 17 feet long and 5 feet tall, and keeps passengers connected to the outside world.

By January 5, 2015

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Mercedes-Benz 2015 CES keynote address: Join us Monday evening

One of the most high-tech automakers in the world will likely show off a cutting-edge car during Dieter Zetsche's keynote speech, and we'll be there to give you the news as it happens.

By January 4, 2015

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Ford Sync 3 drops Microsoft, puts MyFord Touch out to pasture

Ford's Sync in-car infotainment is about to turn eight, making it one of the most well-established on the market. With version three, it's been completely rebuilt from the ground up.

By December 11, 2014

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Samsung to speed up restructure by selling defense business

As part of its group-wide restructuring plan to focus on electronics, finance and construction, Samsung is selling its defense and military affiliates for almost $2 billion to South Korean compatriot Hanwha.

By November 25, 2014