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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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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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Cadillac virtual mirror improves vision

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

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Apps on the Amazon Fire Phone: What you need to know

Amazon has its own app store for the Kindle Fire and its new Fire Phone. We break down how the Amazon Appstore differs from Google Play and the Apple App Store.

By June 18, 2014

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Freescale vision chip makes self-driving cars a bit more ordinary

The company's partnership with software companies will yield an electronics package that can see pedestrians, tell if a driver is dozing off, and initiate emergency-stop decisions.

By May 19, 2014

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6 reasons why I can't wait for cameras to replace rearview mirrors

As automakers push for more cameras in cars, the tried-and-true three-mirror setup is starting to look a bit archaic.

By April 25, 2014

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Ford highlights V2V safety tech with daredevil drivers

At the Driverless Car demonstration area on the CES 2014 grounds, Ford is showing how vehicle-to-vehicle communication can save lives.

By January 6, 2014