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Can train, plane and automobile noise make us gain weight?

Exposure to traffic noises doesn't just make us madder. It may also make us fatter, according to a new study from Sweden.

By May 27, 2015

Video

Car Tech 101​: How tires work

Today, automobile tires are more than just a hollow rubber doughnut. Brian Cooley tells you about the various layers and materials that make up your tires.

By May 5, 2015

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Apple reportedly pulled plug on 4K Apple TV set more than a year ago

Executives shelved the idea of a branded ultra-high-definition TV because the features weren't considered compelling enough, according to the Wall Street Journal.

By May 18, 2015

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Google mobile searches now outstrip those from PCs

The search giant has confirmed that mobile searches tower over those from computers in 10 different countries but was mum on more specific details.

By May 6, 2015

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Jack Ma says Alibaba has grown 'too quickly,' will freeze hiring

Ma's company currently has more than 34,000 employees. The hiring freeze will last through at least the end of 2015.

By April 29, 2015

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Do private high-tech commuter buses jibe with public transportation?

Jitney-like shuttle startups, such as Leap and Chariot, have been criticized as being elite services that compete with mass transit, but urban planners don't quite see it that way.

By April 12, 2015

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40 years of gadgets come out to play

An exhibit in New York reunites stars from technology's past -- from the "laptop" that's heavier than an automobile tire to computers you don't even need to touch -- and puts them at your fingertips.

By March 29, 2015

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​The chaebols: The rise of South Korea's mighty conglomerates

They are cornerstones of the economic, political and social landscape: Part one of a series looks at how these conglomerates -- like Samsung, LG and Hyundai -- saved South Korea from crushing poverty and defined a country's role on the global stage.

By April 6, 2015

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Elon Musk teases 'major' Tesla news -- but it's 'not a car'

A tweet from Tesla's chief signals that an unveiling at the end of April will bring the company's first foray beyond automobiles.

By March 30, 2015

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Top-rated reviews of the week (pictures)

Which snazzy automobile earned an Editors' Choice Award? You'll find the answer among the luminaries in this week's lineup.

4 Images By March 13, 2015