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'Metal-Detect-Car' finds your buried treasure

Finally, an RC toy that does some good.

By December 4, 2007


Smarter Driver: The future of in-car alcohol detection systems.

Today an alcohol breath tester in your car is a huge stigma, but the feds are considering making them standard in all cars. Brian Cooley explains.

By March 11, 2013


Disposable sensor detects heavy metals in humans

A team at the University of Cincinnati says its sensor is the first lab-on-a-chip able to consistently pinpoint levels of highly electronegative manganese and will be tested in rural Ohio in 2012.

By August 3, 2011


Prototype smart car door detects hazards

New technology uses ultrasonic sensors to detect hazards approaching a vehicle that lets doors resist being opened when they sense an oncoming hazard.

By April 7, 2009


Prototype BMW car door detects hazards

A new door technology being developed by BMW in Germany uses ultrasonic sensors to detect oncoming hazards to stop the door from being opened, and hopefully prevent accidents

By April 3, 2009


Pininfarina inkless metal pen will write forever

Car design firm Pininfarina has designed an inkless pen with a metal nib that will write without ever running out.

By February 7, 2014


Big changes under new Mini Cooper's skin

Mini released photos and specs for its updated Mini Cooper hatchback today, showing a car that looks the same, but gets many new tech features under the sheet metal.

By November 18, 2013


Could an electronic nose sniff out heart failure?

A German team unveils an "electronic nose" system that uses metal oxide-based gas sensors to detect heart failure.

By August 29, 2011


Acer Ferrari 4000

Acer puts the pedal to the metal with the Ferrari 4000, a notebook that--like the Italian sports car--is powerful and turns heads.

May 21, 2008


2007 LA Auto Show: SABIC Innovative Plastics

One day soon, the concept of sheet metal in a car body might seem as quaint as kerosene headlights.

May 21, 2008