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Bridgestone's second-gen airless tire prototype (pictures)

Bridgestone is developing tires that use slanted resin spokes instead of a cushion of air to absorb shocks. Here's what the company showed at the Paris Motor Show.

4 Images By October 3, 2014

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Out with the air: Bridgestone shows off tires you never have to inflate

Bringing new meaning to the term flat tire, the Japanese company shows a second-generation prototype of its airless tires at the Paris Motor Show.

By October 3, 2014

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Bridgestone's $36.6-million investment will boost truck and bus tire production

Bridgestone Americas announced it will invest $36.6 million in its Warren County, Tenn., plant to increase production capacity by an additional 900 truck and bus tires per day.

By September 23, 2011

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Hankook's i-Flex 'twheels' bid farewell to flat tires

One day, we'll live in a world where you can never get a flat tire. Hankook hopes to make that happen by combining a tire and wheel together into a single object.

By September 13, 2013

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Airless puncture-proof tyre concept developed by Bridgestone

Bridgestone is busy developing a new non-pneumatic or airless concept tyre, which it says will be completely resistant to punctures.

By December 12, 2011

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Bridgestone shows off small airless tires

The Airfree tire's thermoplastic radial spokes support vehicle load, and the entire thing is recyclable.

By December 1, 2011

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TokBox gives WebRTC chat standard a real-world boost

The technology for adding video and audio chat abilities to Web apps is now built into a customer-chat product from TokBox used by Doritos, Diet Coke, and more. Microsoft doesn't like WebRTC, though.

By November 6, 2012

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Bridgestone tablets are huge because they can be

The company, best known for tires, is targeting businesses with large, color e-paper displays on tablets up to 21 inches.

By April 15, 2011

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Automakers spoof movies in Super Bowl ads, and employ many dogs

Automakers roll out Super Bowl XLVI commercials ahead of time. Several commercials set to debut on game day promise to be memorable.

By February 2, 2012

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Chevy giving away 20 cars during Super Bowl

You could win a Chevrolet Corvette GS Convertible 4LT or one of the 19 other vehicles Chevy is giving away to viewers.

By January 25, 2012