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2014 Infiniti Q50S Hybrid

Despite a few minor quibbles, the 2014 Infiniti Q50S Hybrid steps up the tech for good fuel economy, handling, driver-assistance features, and cabin infotainment in a premium sport sedan.

April 28, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating April 28, 2014
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Car Tech 101: The coming revolution in drive-by-wire cars

Drive-by-wire is more than a technology trend, it's also a major shift in the concept of what it means to have control over your cars. Brian Cooley explains.

By August 4, 2014

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2014 Lamborghini Aventador: What more can we say? ​ (CNET On Cars​, Episode 47)

Lamborghini Aventador: How do you explain a supercar? Is there any tech to save kids left in cars? And we explain the coming revolution in drive-by-wire cars.

By August 1, 2014

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2014 Lamborghini Aventador: What more can we say? ​ (CNET On Cars​, Episode 47)

Lamborghini Aventador: How do you explain a supercar? Is there any tech to save kids left in cars? And we explain the coming revolution in drive-by-wire cars.

By August 1, 2014

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Tesla Model S: Still the best car in the world? (CNET On Cars, Episode 46)

CNET revisits the Tesla Model S now that it's a bona fide mass production hit, explore drive-by-wire technology, and learn how technology can only partly neutralize those damaging potholes.

By July 18, 2014

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Troubleshooting FireWire drives

Time Machine and other backup programs have boosted demand for external hard drives. To meet this demand, drive manufacturers began marketing their products in external enclosures, but have not always incporated the most compatible chipsets and controller

By February 9, 2009

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WD adds FireWire 800 to Mac external hard drive

The new My Passport Studio from Western Digital gets larger in size, and the addition of FireWire 800.

By October 30, 2008

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Drives not mounting when connected to FireWire

In some instances, users may experience problems mounting drives via FireWire, but success using other connection methods. For instance, one Apple Discussions poster's external drive seemed to be functioning fine when connected via USB, but would not work

By October 10, 2008

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Mac OS X 10.5.3: FireWire drives not mounting; hang at sleep; Parallels problems; more

Rolling back to Mac OS X 10.5.2 and a host of other topics in today's coverage.

By June 12, 2008

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Determining whether or not a FireWire drive is Mac-bootable

Check your chipset.

By March 17, 2008