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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

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Baidu rolls ahead with plans for driverless cars later this year

The Chinese Internet service giant forecasts availability of driverless cars later this year, in the wake of its aggressive development for smarter vehicles

By June 15, 2015

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Apple wants to be your everything -- as long as you can commit

The company is creating its first Android apps and is making some software open source, but that doesn't mean it's going to give up on its walled iOS garden.

By June 10, 2015

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Collision avoidance tech should be standard on all cars, US safety agency says

Currently available only as an option on certain cars, the sensor-driven technology should be installed on all automobiles and shouldn't cost the buyer extra, according to the National Transportation Safety Board.

By June 9, 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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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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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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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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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