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bicyclist

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$700 wheel gives bicyclists a battery boost

The Copenhagen Wheel from startup Superpedestrian helps accelerate a cyclist going uphill, charging its battery with energy stored while braking and descending.

By December 3, 2013

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Google Maps for Android adds turn-by-turn navigation for bicyclists

A new version 6.11.1 update for the Google Maps Navigation app fills the navigation void for pedal-powered users.

By August 29, 2012

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Bicyclist allegedly steals iPhone during GPS demo

A man allegedly snatches an iPhone out of a woman's hands. What he doesn't know is that she is taking part in a demonstration of a real-time GPS-tracking system. He is arrested within 10 minutes.

By July 21, 2010

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Report from cop who slammed bicyclist posted online

The Smoking Gun, an online news site, posts report from New York City policeman who said he was knocked down by bicyclist after warning the rider to stop riding recklessly. That's not what the scene looks like on YouTube.

By July 30, 2008

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Google X: Where Google meets world

Google X division honcho Astro Teller tells the Solid Conference in San Francisco just why the "moonshot" lab exists.

By May 22, 2014

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Google claims big progress in self-driving cars' street smarts

The robo-cars can now handle sticky situations like signaling bicyclists and navigating through railway crossings and construction zones. That means, says Google, they've got a better sense of handling real-world risks.

By April 28, 2014

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Undercover cops' devious new method to stop iPhone theft

Police in San Francisco decide on a new tactic to stop iPhone theft. Undercover officers are walking down streets offering to sell iPhones they claim are stolen. The idea is to kill the market for stolen phones.

By April 27, 2013

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Delphi demoes autonomous car technologies at new lab

At a launch event for its new Silicon Valley facility, automotive supplier Delphi demonstrated sensor and infotainment technologies.

By September 19, 2013

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Cyclist wearing headphones, running red lights fined $1,555

A Brooklyn man is bemoaning his fate, despite admitting going through three red lights while wearing headphones and riding his bicycle. Should he be?

By October 14, 2012

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Officer who body-slammed cyclist indicted

YouTube played big role in exposing officer who was filmed attacking cyclist and allegedly lied about the incident in his arrest report.

By December 16, 2008