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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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U.S. Army gets demo of new supertoy

Oshkosh shows off a new unmanned ground vehicle, the Oshkosh TerraMax, in Fort Hood, Texas. The new electronics system provides a drive-by-wire capability, which allows intelligent computer control of steering, acceleration, braking and transmission.

By September 4, 2009

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Come iFly with me: indoor skydiving tech

Step inside Australia's first indoor skydiving centre as four 450 horsepower fans lift flyers into the air.

By June 26, 2014

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Upgrade or replace the hard drive in a Mac Mini

Has your Mac Mini hard drive filled to capacity or burnt out? There's no need to buy a new computer, simply swap out the old drive for a new one.

By March 4, 2014

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2007 Acura TL Type-S

The 2007 Acura TL Type-S has all the ingredients to combine techno luxury with performance driving for a very attractive sub-$40K luxury sports sedan. Its cabin gadgetry is nearly flawless, but the five-speed automatic mated to the drive-by-wire throttle detracts from the sports car experience.

February 21, 2007

4 stars Editors' rating February 21, 2007

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Here's everything Microsoft just announced at Gamescom

Microsoft's Gamescom briefing brought a surprising amount of announcements, not without a splash of controversy. Here's everything important from team Xbox.

By August 12, 2014