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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


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


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


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


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


Mazda mirror tries to end blind spots

Camera feeds live shots to LCD in rear view

By April 19, 2007


A cyber blind spot on human rights

If the Internet industry fails to reform itself, it may be time for Congress to step in, says Julien Pain of Reporters Without Borders.

December 1, 2005


Honda's forgotten CR-Z hybrid gets new look, tech

Honda's gas-electric CR-Z runabout has never really found favor with consumers or enthusiasts. Will a more aggressive new look and improved interior tech finally improve its fortunes?

By November 2, 2015


Ex-Twitter engineer lashes out at company over its diversity

Leslie Miley, an African-American engineer who held a leadership role, questions the social network's commitment to diversity.

By November 4, 2015


Audi rolls out updated A8 L 4.0T Sport for the low-key speed freak

The 2016 A8 L 4.0T Sport adds 15 horsepower while including a whole host of luxury- and safety-oriented tech.

By October 26, 2015