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How self-driving cars will cut accidents 90 percent (Q&A)

For Road Trip 2015, CNET talks with the University of Michigan's Peter Sweatman about the rapid merging of computers and cars, and the fake city in Ann Arbor where it's being put to the test.

By August 1, 2015

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In this fake city, cars learn to talk to each other

As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET visits Mcity, a 32-acre fake city in Michigan designed to test self-driving cars' navigation and communication abilities -- and to keep research from migrating to Silicon Valley.

By July 30, 2015

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Microsoft launches free, 90-day trial of Windows 10

It's the Windows 10 Enterprise edition, but it gives you a chance to test-drive the new OS before deciding if you really want to upgrade from Windows 7 or 8.1. However, there are some key drawbacks.

By July 30, 2015

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Which edition of Windows 10 will you get for free?

Those of you running Windows 7 or 8.1 will be able to upgrade to Windows 10 Home or Pro for free come July 25. But exactly which of two new editions will land on your PC?

By June 4, 2015

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Crave Ep. 181: Grasp and feel objects in a virtual environment with the Dexmo VR Glove

Think of the possibilities: you can grab and feel objects in the digital world with this futuristic-looking exoskeleton glove.

By October 31, 2014

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Grasp and feel objects in a virtual environment with the Dexmo VR Glove, Ep. 181

This week on Crave we survive a heart attack with the Ambulance Drone, fight off an angry mob of zombies with the Anti-Zombie Attack Bicycle and get virtually touchy-feely with the VR Exoglove.

By October 31, 2014

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Drones disrupt efforts to fight California wildfire

As a wildfire rages, some people send up drones, presumably to shoot video. However, this means helicopters carrying water cannot fly.

By July 19, 2015

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Samsung plans price cut for Galaxy S6, S6 Edge

Warning that it faced a difficult market environment, the smartphone maker announces that it's "adjusting" the price of its flagship handsets.

By July 29, 2015

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Nokia jumps into virtual reality market with 360-degree Ozo camera

The camera taps eight synchronized shutters and eight microphones to capture 360-degree video and spatial audio.

By July 28, 2015

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More than 20 percent will buy gadget for back-to-school kids, survey says

Technically Incorrect: Americans reveal themselves to be neurotic about back-to-school online shopping, according to a new survey. But many will be buying laptops, phones or tablets for their little ones.

By August 1, 2015