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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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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

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San Francisco puts brakes on parking auction app

City attorney says MonkeyParking's business model is illegal and creating a "predatory" market for parking spaces.

By June 23, 2014

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Donald Sterling puts brakes on Ballmer's bid for LA Clippers

Sterling refuses to sign off on the deal to sell the LA Clippers to Steve Ballmer for $2 billion. He also plans to sue the NBA for $1 billion.

By June 10, 2014

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Tesla hackers explain how they did it at Defcon

At the digital security conference, Kevin Mahaffey and Marc Rogers explain how they hacked a Tesla Model S -- and why you shouldn't be too alarmed.

By August 9, 2015

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Lincoln Continental's 30-way power seats treat your cheeks individually

Lincoln's forthcoming Continental will feature innovative seats designed with health and wellness in mind.

By August 7, 2015

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How self-driving cars will cut accidents 90 percent (Q&A)

For Road Trip 2015, CNET talks with the University of Michigan's Peter Sweatman about the rapid merging of computers and cars, and the fake city in Ann Arbor where it's being put to the test.

By August 1, 2015