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12,000 miles in an electric vehicle, or bust

Norman Hajjar hopes to set the record for the world's longest car trip powered by electricity. He also wants to make a point about the need to build out US infrastructure for e-vehicles.

By March 29, 2014


Evolution of the PlayStation console

We take a quick look at the Sony consoles that led up to the PlayStation 4.

By November 27, 2013


A Boy and His Atom: a film made with individual atoms

IBM researchers have manipulated individual microscopic particles to create a short stop-motion film.

By April 30, 2013


This week in Crave: The unprecedented edition

This week, we stockpiled Daleks, frowned at the Blue Screen of Death's new sad-face emoticon, and unboxed "Star Wars: The Complete Saga" for Blu-ray.

By September 17, 2011


Math whizzes recalculate beer-foaming equation

Just in time for St. Patty's, mathematicians from Ireland figure out how to put a better, cheaper head on your Guinness.

By March 11, 2011


Buzz Out Loud 1391: Google's Eric Schmidt is out and CNET New York is in

It's not your regular Buzz Outloud today. From New York City, Wilson G. Tang, Jeff Bakalar, Dan Ackerman and Rex Brian (AKA Scott Stein) take over, and needless to say it's a very different BOL. In this topsy-turvy world, Google's Dr. Eric Schmidt is forced out as CEO. HP joins the fray by rearranging its board of directors with four new members, including former California gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman. Verizon files suit against the FCC for rules they proposed, and no, the iPad 2 won't be getting the Retina Display--much to our dismay.

By January 21, 2011


Video: World's fastest donuts

By world's fastest donuts, we don't mean delicious pastries moving at a high rate of speed.

By November 10, 2008


Bank of America may finally embrace Firefox

The largest bank in the United States has officially ignored the second most popular Web browser--until recently.

By July 8, 2008


Buzz Out Loud 712: Windows XP--a 'pre-downgrade' upgrade

Dell, HP, and Lenovo will offer Windows XP as a "pre-downgrade," as a convoluted way to get you out of having to buy Windows Vista. Hear that, Microsoft? The bell tolls for you.

By April 28, 2008


Does not compute: The 10 most annoying kid + robot team-ups

Robots are awesome. Yet pair them up with a kid and you create something brain-meltingly irritating. We've picked 10 of the most annoying bowl-headed moppets and their frustrating robot chums

By April 21, 2008