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freight

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Earbuds, freight train a fatal mix for pedestrian, police say

Authorities in Maryland say a 37-year-old man walked down railway tracks while shutting out the world and was hit by a train, despite the conductor's warning signal.

By May 11, 2013

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Xperia Play launch delayed by Vodafone and Three due to 'freight issues'

The two operators have both delayed their launch of the Xperia Play gaming phone, albeit not for the same bug-related reasons as O2.

By April 1, 2011

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Aggies rethinking truck freight with electric train

Texas A&M research group is prototyping an automated electric train designed to accommodate standard shipping containers and trailers.

By June 18, 2009

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Dropping packages at FedEx -- and getting paid for it

FedEx's Package Lab puts thousands of boxes a year to the test to make sure they're up to the rigors of being shipped. CNET Road Trip 2014 checked out the package torture.

By July 11, 2014

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How GE got on track toward the smartest locomotives ever

These sensor-packed locomotives compute some 150,000 data points per minute. CNET Road Trip 2014 got a chance to see how they're built.

By June 21, 2014

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Oculus Rift could run Android, says chief tech boffin

The virtual reality headset could run Android, and effectively work as a standalone games console, according to its chief tech officer.

By October 20, 2013

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Google Barge to set sail for new home within a month

CNET has learned that the famous barge project is expected to be moving from Treasure Island in the San Francisco Bay to a new construction home, most likely somewhere else in the bay.

By February 21, 2014

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PS4 official teardown video is reverent, white-gloved

Sony engineering director Yasuhiro Ootori gently unpacks his company's new PlayStation 4 and slowly, carefully takes it apart in this video.

By November 7, 2013

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Students hijack US$80m yacht with GPS spoofing

Students from the University of Texas created a custom GPS spoofing device that allowed them to take over a superyacht's navigation system, changing its course.

By July 29, 2013

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AT&T CEO: Net neutrality ruling changes nothing

It's business as usual for AT&T as the company's CEO, Randall Stephenson, reassures the public that the company has no plans to alter its business practices in light of a federal appeals court's decision to throw out the FCC's Open Internet rules.

By January 28, 2014