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catamarans

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PlanetSolar catamaran beckons sun and sea (photos)

The big solar-powered catamaran, toting 38,000 solar cells, is headed for a round-the-world tour starting in early 2011.

14 Images By February 25, 2010

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High-tech America's Cup races into the future

CNET's Molly Wood sets sail with America's Cup Team Korea and takes an inside look at what makes its 45-foot catamarans the coolest tech rides on the water.

By October 1, 2012

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Forget buses, Google's using ferry boats to shuttle workers

The tech giant has begun using a catamaran service on a trial basis to transport its employees from San Francisco to its Silicon Valley campus.

By January 7, 2014

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Larry Ellison-backed Oracle Team USA takes America's Cup

In one of the most epic comebacks in recent sports history, Oracle Team USA wins the exciting final race in the 34th America's Cup to hold on to its defender title. Meanwhile, over at Oracle OpenWorld...

By September 25, 2013

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Billion-dollar babies: Far-out pet projects of the tech elite

From Ellison to Musk to Bezos, technology's richest can't seem to stay away from wacky desires to live forever, colonize other planets, and recreate the plot line of "Deep Impact," minus the apocalypse.

By October 26, 2013

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Whatever happened to...? The tech that never took off

Whatever happened to MiniDisc, SPOT and the first iTunes phone? They were hyped to the heavens, yet they never hit the heights. We salute ten technologies that never took off

By November 10, 2009