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Automatic-braking study proves it's massively beneficial

The IIHS' first in-depth look at this type of system shows that it's reducing collisions and cutting down on related injuries.

By January 28, 2016

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Smarter Driver: Will automatic emergency braking go mainstream?

Brian Cooley explores why automatic braking could be the next standard feature in cars.​

By November 3, 2015

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Watch Brembo punish Formula 1 brakes until they glow red hot

No, you probably don't want these on your street car.

By October 16, 2015

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Smarter Driver: Which self-braking and forward-collision tech is rated highest?

Brian Cooley shares research on forward-collision-avoidance tech, self-braking systems and which cars have the highest ratings.

By September 21, 2015

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​Researchers hack a Corvette's brakes via insurance black box

Researchers exploit a Web-connected insurance monitor to hijack a car using text messages.

By August 11, 2015

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What happens if you replace a Porsche's brake pads with iPhones? Nothing good.

YouTubers at EverythingApplePro replace a Porsche 911's brakes with a set of iPhone 5S and 4S handsets. What could go wrong?

By August 11, 2015

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Lumos bike helmet glows with turn signals, brake lights

A bike helmet that telegraphs when you're turning and stopping could be just the thing to light up your life.

By July 16, 2015

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BMW's 360-degree anticollision technology brakes for you

BMW shows off anticollision technology that applies the brakes for a driver, even if they're flooring the gas pedal. Though it will likely be several years before the tech is widely available, CNET's Kara Tsuboi gets behind the wheel to test it out.

By January 5, 2015

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Dodge recalls 400,000 Chargers for jacking issues

The fix? Nothing more than supplying owners with wheel chocks.

By February 3, 2016

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Tablet sales growth to tap the brakes this year, says Gartner

Potential tablet buyers are opting instead for alternative devices, and existing owners are hanging onto their tablets longer, according to research firm Gartner.

By October 15, 2014