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Smarter Driver: Understanding automotive recalls

Recalls have made big news in recent years whether it's Ford and Firestone, Toyota or GM's recent troubles. But what are behind recalls and what do they really mean? CNET's Brian Cooley explains.

By April 15, 2014

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Uh-oh, this 3D-printed metal handgun actually works

While firing a round with earlier plastic models of 3D-printed guns has proven difficult, this metal model has already shot 50 rounds successfully.

By November 7, 2013

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Gift ideas for the audiophile in your life

The Audiophiliac's budget-friendly gift ideas, and most are well under $100!

By December 8, 2012

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Can a tiny $39 amp make your headphones sound a lot better?

The Audiophiliac listens to two outrageously fine Firestone products: the $199 Fireye DA USB headphone amp and the $39 Fireye Mini portable headphone amp.

By August 4, 2012

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Rolling, rolling, rolling: Lego, the world's biggest tire maker

For 50 years, the famous toy maker has turned out little plastic wheels. Last year, it produced a mind-boggling 381 million.

By April 4, 2012

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Vintage military planes fly high in art exhibit

At Tucson's Pima Air & Space Museum, a group of vintage military aircraft have been reimagined by a series of contemporary artists. The exhibition is on through May 31.

By February 7, 2012

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Bridgestone's $36.6-million investment will boost truck and bus tire production

Bridgestone Americas announced it will invest $36.6 million in its Warren County, Tenn., plant to increase production capacity by an additional 900 truck and bus tires per day.

By September 23, 2011

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And for today's phone leak...the HTC Firestone

Digital renderings have surfaced of the HTC Firestone, a possible successor to the HTC Touch HD.

By June 24, 2009

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Cars: The next hacking frontier?

Efforts to make autos safer and more energy efficient with embedded computers and wireless technologies are also increasing security risks, experts say.

By August 31, 2010

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Al Unser, Jr. pilots Zap Alias to X Prize finals

Electric vehicle maker Zap progresses it to the next level in the Progressive Insurance Automotive X Prize with its Alias and legendary driver Al Unser, Jr.

By July 21, 2010