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Slow down, dad! Hot-rod baby carriage can reach 50 mph

Gearhead parents everywhere will be lusting after a British inventor's outrageously fast baby carriage, known as the Megapram.

By October 12, 2012


Google Maps tells you travel time by Loch Ness monster

Google adds more UK public transit routes to Maps and throws in some Easter eggs. Want to get there by horse and carriage? Or, perhaps, dragon?

By June 3, 2014


Porsche's 1898 e-car returns after a century in storage

The very first Porsche, an electric carriage, sat untouched in a warehouse for 111 years, but now it's come home.

By January 28, 2014


Time Warner Cable gives CBS two options to end blackout

The cable giant offers CBS an either/or route to resolve their fee dispute and resume carriage of its network, with digital rights, online content, and TV Everywhere among the levers TWC is pulling.

By August 5, 2013


CBS, Time Warner Cable agree to brief contract extension

The two companies, which have been engaged in contentious negotiations over a new carriage contract, agree to an extension through July 29.

By July 24, 2013


Luxury aboard the Orient Express' British Pullman

Road Trip 2011: CNET gets a taste of the best that can be had on a train--the Venice-Simplon Orient Express' British Pullman, an 11-carriage exercise in luxury and good times.

By July 9, 2011


Piano player bot tickles the ivories in Taiwan

Quirky robots showcased at the Taipei International Robot Show include a 10-fingered keyboard player and a bizarre horse-drawn carriage.

By October 20, 2010


Epix, Netflix reach 'multiyear' deal for streaming movies

It's a major move for Netflix, and undoubtedly a nice cash infusion for Epix, which has struggled to get carriage deals from traditional cable operators.

By August 10, 2010


New Durant 'Chevrolet' expects 230 mpb

In which we posit that a once-upon-a-time new automobile from General Motors would have remarkable fuel efficiency rating--for horseless carriage.

By August 13, 2009


Short Take: FCC to review digital TV carriage on cable

The Federal Communications Commission will take up digital television at its Jan. 11 meeting, it said Thursday, including whether cable systems have to carry digital broadcast stations in addition to the broadcasters' analog signals. Not on the commission's agenda is a review of the ownership limit on spectrum imposed on wireless providers, an action that had been promised by the FCC by the end of 2000.

January 4, 2000