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Take a drive down the 'Route 66 of the future'

Where we're going, we don't need those old roads. Buckle up and check out this amazing vision for a smart highway.

By November 1, 2012

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Spray-on Starpath makes roads glow at night

During the day, paths coated with Starpath absorb UV light, which is released when darkness falls. The technology could be a cheaper, more energy-efficient alternative to nighttime street lighting, its maker says.

By October 21, 2013

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Electric road charges buses while they drive

South Korea has launched the world's first road-powered electric vehicle network to charge public buses while they're on the move.

By August 7, 2013

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Street-legal bumper car makes the road your carnival

A 1984 Dodge Colt transformed to look like a giant bumper car is ticking down its final hours on eBay. It can be yours if you act fast.

By June 6, 2013

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GM extends EV drivability with apps

Ahead of its first new electric-vehicle launch, GM's OnStar division announces apps to help drivers plan trips and charge their vehicles.

By November 16, 2012

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Sustainable fishing 'SafetyNet' catches big prize

This year's James Dyson Award for design goes to an innovative commercial fishing net system that could make the practice far more sustainable by saving millions of fish annual.

By November 8, 2012

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This week in Crave: The bright and shiny edition

Hurricane Sandy left many in the dark this week, but stories about a solar-powered South African school, and a lower-leg amputee set to make a big climb, brought some light.

By November 3, 2012

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Symphonic lowriders, phone-y birds at electronic-art fest

The International Symposium on Electronic Art came to the U.S. for the first time in six years, and lots of strange creatures showed up for the show along Albuquerque's stretch of Route 66.

By September 26, 2012

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Attacking the highways of the west in BMW's 650i

As part of Road Trip 2012, CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman spent six weeks -- and 4,658 miles -- in BMW's terrific sports coupe. Powerful, smooth, and sleek, the vehicle was a treat to drive.

By September 14, 2012

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Geek's Guide to Route 66 tech wrap-up

This phase of the Geek's Guide to Route 66 wraps up with some praise (and a little criticism) of the gadgets that came along for the ride. Here's a sneak preview: the iPad 2 wins awards as both the best and most frustrating.

By April 28, 2011