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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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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

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Ford showcases all-new brake detection system

At CES 2014 in Las Vegas, CNET's Brian Tong takes a ride in Ford's brake detection system which automatically stops the car to avoid a frontal collision.

By January 8, 2014

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'Cross the street, then update Facebook,' says new road sign

Technically Incorrect: The picturesque city of Hayward, California, decides it must have road signs that reflect our modern world.

By February 13, 2015

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ElectricMood scooter promises effortless personal transport

This folding push-style scooter weighs only 22 pounds, runs for 12 miles on a charge and can go over 15 mph, its Indiegogo campaign promises.

By February 11, 2015

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I tried, and failed, to crash a BMW i3 at CES 2015

During a demonstration of BMW's ActiveAssist technology in an i3 electric car, I aimed it at a fake brick wall and floored the accelerator, only to have the car hit the brakes.

By January 5, 2015