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Ex-movie theater projectionist Steve Guttenberg covers high-end audio news and reviews.

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Best iOS apps

With an ever-growing selection in the App Store, it can be near impossible to cut through all the cl

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Lumosity vs. Elevate: Battle of the brain-training apps

Apps that claim to exercise your brain are all the rage, but which is best?

By July 8, 2014

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How NASA trains astronauts 40 feet underwater

Before they get to the Space Station, astronauts spend hours at the Neutral Buoyancy Lab. CNET Road Trip 2014 dives in for a visit.

By July 6, 2014

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2014 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive

Mercedes-Benz fits a Tesla battery pack to its 2014 B-Class Electric Drive, creating a comfortable driver with limited range.

May 2, 2014

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Lumosity (Android)

The free app from Lumosity doesn't do a lot to train your brain, and for the cost of the paid subscription, you don't get much more.

July 2, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 2, 2014

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Italy to launch Ferrari-style high-speed train

Making its debut next week, the Italo has a top speed of 186 mph and will connect Milan, Rome, and Naples in high style.

By April 21, 2012

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Inside the high-speed Italo Ferrari train (photos)

This stylish rail service will connect Milan, Rome, and Naples starting April 28, and aims for 9 million annual passengers by the end of 2014.

9 Images April 21, 2012

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Japan's new Series E7 bullet train: Understated, luxurious

If you can afford a first-class seat, this 160 mph bullet train promises a plush ride to Nagano and the Sea of Japan.

By December 17, 2013

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Learning to fly: Future space tourists train like fighter pilots

With commercial space flight on the horizon, a Pennsylvania training center offers would-be astronauts a chance to experience the rigors of blasting off. CNET sister site SmartPlanet investigates.

By November 4, 2013

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Japan launches luxury Seven Stars train with $11,000 suite

This sightseeing service will wind its way through the southern island of Kyushu, stopping by huge volcanoes and relaxing hot springs.

By October 11, 2013

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How Microsoft is shifting the Office trains into high gear

Microsoft's Office team has an ambitious plan. But can a team of 5,000 engineers move from delivering product releases every two or three years to every quarter -- or even faster?

By April 23, 2013