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blind-spot

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Car Tech 101: What's next for blind-spot tech

Brian Cooley tells you how blind-spot tech works, why it's important and where it's headed.

By February 24, 2015

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Blind spot: How a hoax about eye licking went global

Media finds weird news impossible to resist, even when it sounds too silly to be true. But it can fool people especially easily when coming from a place like Japan, birthplace of wacky trends.

By August 8, 2013

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Prof gets patent for side mirror with no blind spot

A Drexel math professor invents a side mirror that offers a wider field of view. However, it is subtly curved, so it can't actually be put on any cars sold in the U.S.

By June 8, 2012

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BlindSpot: Smart cane concept looks to future

Grad student nabs second-place James Dyson Award for cane that integrates a mobile phone and uses ultrasonic technology to detect low-hanging objects from 5 to 6.5 feet away.

By November 8, 2011

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Taking the 'blind spot' out of cloud-based testing

A new testing tool aims to provide visual insight into browser-based testing for Web applications.

By August 12, 2010

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Mazda mirror tries to end blind spots

Camera feeds live shots to LCD in rear view

By April 19, 2007

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1967 Mercury Cougar: A look back to see how far car tech has come (CNET On Cars, Episode 59)

We travel back nearly 50 years to see how dramatically cars have improved.

By February 14, 2015

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Sharp aims to convince consumers its TVs go 'beyond 4K'

The once-dominant Japanese company looks for new ways to set itself apart as it battles Samsung and other TV juggernauts.

By January 5, 2015

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Cadillac camera mirror sees through your car

Cadillac announces today that its new CT6 model, due out next year, will incorporate a virtual rearview mirror, increasing rear visibility by 300 percent.

By December 18, 2014

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Should Uber and Lyft keep passenger ratings secret?

Beware passengers: don't vomit, drink beer or annoy your drivers. Drivers are rating you -- and no, in most cases, you can't see what that score is.

By September 25, 2014