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Facebook video shows cop saying 'eye contact' is reason to stop driver

Why do some people now automatically film the police during traffic stops? A video of an Ohio police officer stopping a black driver adds one more piece of evidence.

By August 31, 2015

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Smarter Driver: Do you envision a future with self-driving cars?

Researchers at the University of Michigan surveyed adult drivers on their attitudes toward autonomous vehicles.

By September 2, 2015

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In this fake city, cars learn to talk to each other

As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET visits Mcity, a 32-acre fake city in Michigan designed to test self-driving cars' navigation and communication abilities -- and to keep research from migrating to Silicon Valley.

By July 30, 2015

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Fiat Chrysler waited 18 months to tell regulators about hacking risk

The automaker reportedly didn't disclose the security flaw in its Uconnect infotainment system because it felt the issue did not pose a safety concern.

By August 5, 2015

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How self-driving cars will cut accidents 90 percent (Q&A)

For Road Trip 2015, CNET talks with the University of Michigan's Peter Sweatman about the rapid merging of computers and cars, and the fake city in Ann Arbor where it's being put to the test.

By August 1, 2015

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Texting while strolling makes you walk funny, study confirms

The good news: walking texters did a fine job adapting their movements to avoid mishaps. The bad news: the rest of the world was stuck behind them and late to an appointment.

By July 31, 2015

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Doh! Teens sold iPhones that were Play-Doh bricks, police say

Technically Incorrect: In the latest attempt at fooling the unsuspecting and gullible, three Detroit area teens allegedly talk a MetroPCS store into buying fake iPhones.

By July 28, 2015

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How a procrastinator launched a new industry

You can thank Web designers for embracing Photoshop, software that lets anyone turn an OK photograph into something more.

By July 16, 2015

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Girl gets leg stuck in drain while texting and walking

Technically Incorrect: A preoccupied Chinese teen puts a foot in the wrong place and her slim leg takes a plunge. Not LOL.

By June 22, 2015

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AT&T bolsters its wearables cred with six new devices

The company is claiming it has the largest selection of wearables of any carrier, with more than 30 devices offered.

By June 17, 2015