The 2014 Mini Cooper benefits from a small but powerful engine, and connected cabin tech with a bit of whimsy, but its handling feels more grown up than the previous generation's.
For its newest generation, the Mini Cooper Hardtop grows in size all round, offering more cabin space, although its engine drops a cylinder.
BMW's 2014 Mini Cooper features an all-new platform, engine, and cabin. CNET's Wayne Cunningham drives it and checks the tech.
An autonomous team of swarming robots is the first of its kind on such a scale.
After three years of testing, Harvard University showed off a swarm of 1024 Kilobots that can self-assemble into various shapes this week. They're still small, but maybe someday, the technology can be used for mightier things (that hopefully don't involve destroying humanity).
On today's show, we're talking about the new augmented reality social app Traces, Harvard's self-assembling Kilobots, and a setup that lets you drive a real car like a third-person game.
On the heels of its VW Camper Van set, Lego is releasing a $100 Mini Cooper set, featuring 1,077 pieces.
Lego's first Mini Cooper set will be available in August for $100. The 1,077 piece Mini Cooper Mk VII set has doors, trunk, and a hood that open, and even a spare wheel.
Mini released photos and specs for its updated Mini Cooper hatchback today, showing a car that looks the same, but gets many new tech features under the sheet metal.
The Mk3 MINI is here and we take the Cooper S and Cooper D out for a spin to see if they can hold their own amongst the hot hatch line up