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KITT out your car with Fujitsu voice-controlled assistant

Fujitsu's prototype automotive voice command system is just like Knight Rider, with slightly more directions to restaurants and slightly less duffing up baddies.

By February 24, 2014

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Planet-eating stars could help search for other 'Earths'

Some suns gobble up the planets revolving around them, creating unique chemical signatures that could help astronomers in their planetary hunt.

By May 20, 2014

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Inside Volvo's self-driving car: Improving driver safety without the driver

Autonomous cars are coming soon, and Volvo wants to be there first. The company is pledging to have self-driving autos on sale by 2017, and by 2020 wants to build a nearly uncrashable car. Join us in Sweden for an early test ride.

By May 16, 2014

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Google automates David Hasselhoff photobombs for April Fools'

Thanks to a Google joke, your celebrity photobomb dreams are inching closer to reality. So long as you only dream about David Hasselhoff.

By April 1, 2014

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What mattered at Mobile World Congress day 1: Samsung's hero phone, Nokia goes Android, Blackphone flouts the NSA

The world's biggest mobile conference officially opened this morning and after a crush of news, we've ferreted out the very top headlines from MWC 2014 today.

By February 24, 2014

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KITT brought to life, put on sale by Newcastle man

The 1980s promised us many things, and key amongst them was a future filled with talking cars. And while many cars today can ask us "What temperature?" or "Track number, please", none can hold a candle to Knight Industries Two Thousand (KITT), from the 1982 TV series Knight Rider.

By May 11, 2012

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Nananana...Classic 'Batman' TV series box set to be released

Adam West and Burt Ward finally make their "Batman" DVD debut with a box set to be released this year of the classic live-action TV show thanks to Warner Bros. Entertainment.

By January 16, 2014

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Samsung's charming Galaxy Gear ad mines decades of sci-fi

Samsung's new ad for its £300 smart watch is a classic compilation of brilliant sci-fi, with wrist-talking heroes from 50 years of movies and TV.

By October 7, 2013

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Nissan Nismo is a Galaxy Gear-style smart watch in your car

Coming up fast behind the Samsung Galaxy Gear watch that talks to your phone is the Nissan Nismo -- a smart watch for your car.

By September 9, 2013

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Microsoft eyes phone that silences itself in movies

According to a patent filed by the software giant, Microsoft has a vision of a future in which phones silence themselves when they realize they're in a theater or similar situation.

By January 17, 2013