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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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Undo sending those embarrassing emails

Gmail now officially supports an 'Undo Send' feature that puts the brakes on those emails you really didn't mean to send. Here is how to enable it now.

By June 23, 2015

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Sprint stops data throttling in wake of new Net neutrality rules

The carrier claims its throttling policy would still have been legal under the new rules but decided to put a halt to it anyway, says the Wall Street Journal.

By June 18, 2015

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Collision avoidance tech should be standard on all cars, US safety agency says

Currently available only as an option on certain cars, the sensor-driven technology should be installed on all automobiles and shouldn't cost the buyer extra, according to the National Transportation Safety Board.

By June 9, 2015

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Volvo plows into bystanders, company says tech could have stopped it

Technically Incorrect: A Volvo accelerates toward people apparently watching a demonstration. The company says that its owner didn't have the pedestrian detection feature installed.

By May 27, 2015

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Audi Allroad Shooting Brake concept brings e-tron offroad (pictures)

At the 2014 Detroit auto show, Audi unveiled its Allroad Shooting Brake concept, using a plug-in hybrid system for an all-wheel-drive light offroader.

11 Images By January 14, 2014

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New spending bill puts the brakes on Bulbageddon

A single paragraph in the 1,582-page document provides a glimmer of hope -- or perhaps a stay of execution -- for the incandescent light bulb.

By January 14, 2014