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Destroyed by tornado, town saving big by rebuilding all green

In 2007, a tornado flattened Greensburg, Kan. Now it's on a path to financial stability thanks to a city-wide green rebuilding effort. CNET Road Trip 2014 looked at the wreckage and the recovery.

By August 12, 2014

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Smartphone future tech: Where can we possibly go from here?

Think handsets have hit an innovative plateau? With a little imagination (and some wishful thinking), CNET explores what smartphones might look like in the not-so-distant future.

By May 20, 2014

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Folding electric bicycle packs in everything a cyclist could need

The Gi Bike is a folding electrical bicycle packed with features that give riders almost everything they might need while out on a bike ride.

By May 13, 2014

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New York auto show mixes the mild and the wild

This year's New York auto show saw a slew of everyday, practical cars, but also featured a streak of passion.

By April 18, 2014

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​Google targeting Project Ara modular phone for January 2015

The company wants a base "gray phone" model of its Project Ara modular smartphone available by early next year.

By April 15, 2014

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Bike-mounted 3D printer turns trash into twinkling tokens

In Taipei, a group of young design enthusiasts have kitted out a bike with a computer and 3D printer to turn plastic waste into something useful -- and fun.

By April 14, 2014

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Apple, Elon Musk and interplanetary travel

Apple doesn't need to make cars. Its software -- iOS, Siri, Maps, and apps -- needs to be integrated into Tesla's terrestrial and extraterrestrial vehicles.

By February 18, 2014

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US buyers: It's time to consider ZTE

With its relentless outpouring of both mid- and high-end phones offered by well-known carriers, ZTE is steadily carving out its presence in the US market.

By February 12, 2014

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Pininfarina inkless metal pen will write forever

Car design firm Pininfarina has designed an inkless pen with a metal nib that will write without ever running out.

By February 7, 2014

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Bosch pushes sensor tech, green building, and automated driving at CES 2014

Bosch aims to innovate in the smart home and automated car tech.

By January 6, 2014