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Self-driving car to embark on cross-country trip

Autonomous-driving tech is being put to the test in what's billed as the longest U.S. coast-to-coast journey of a self-driving car. CNET's Kara Tsuboi shows us how car equipment supplier Delphi plans to journey from San Francisco to New York, through states that currently don't allow autonomous driving.

By March 20, 2015

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White House embarks on climate change mapping project

The government makes maps and data sets from NASA, NOAA, the US Geological Survey, and more available to the public, so that new tools can be created to help communities plan for extreme weather.

By March 19, 2014

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Jolla embarks on Sailfish 1.0 with an Android launcher -- and an Angry Birds cover

Jolla's Sailfish software reaches commercial readiness -- and you'll be able to try it out as a launcher on your Android phone.

By February 21, 2014

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Google embarks on smart contact lenses for diabetics

What if people with diabetes didn't have to prick their fingers several times a day to conduct blood sugar tests -- but instead could simply wear contacts?

By January 16, 2014

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NES and SNES games on your iPhone? Not so fast, everyone (Tomorrow Daily 145)

Lots of people are excited about Nintendo's newly announced plan to make mobile games; unfortunately, if you're under the impression you'll be playing your favorite 8-bit games on your smartphone, we've got some bad news for you...

By March 17, 2015

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Exclusive cover reveal of new Shakespeare 'Star Wars' prequel parody

The best-selling Shakespearean "Star Wars" parodies continue with "William Shakespeare's The Clone Army Attacketh: Star Wars Part the Second." CNET doth reveal an exclusive look at the book cover.

By March 16, 2015

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Darth Vader returns in 'Star Wars Rebels' season finale

The Dark Lord of the Sith invades Disney's animated series for its season finale "Fire Across the Galaxy" on March 2.

By February 24, 2015

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Apple buys transit-app maker Embark

Apple has purchased another company that deals in local map data. This time it's Embark, a company that specializes in public-transit information and directions.

By August 22, 2013

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Rachael Taylor of 'Grey's Anatomy' to raise hell as Hellcat in 'Jessica Jones'

Actress Rachael Taylor takes on the role of Patricia "Trish" Walker, aka Hellcat, in the upcoming Marvel TV series premiering on Netflix.

By January 31, 2015

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Hilarious parody of Serial podcast turns to phone book for clues

Comedian Paul Laudiero and team might have gotten one step closer to solving the murder at the center of the wildly popular podcast -- by opening up the yellow pages.

By November 13, 2014