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Top 5: MORE fuel economy myths!

We received a ton of e-mail about our "Top 5 fuel economy myths" segment and many of those messages we got from you were pointing out even MORE fuel economy myths. Here is a Top 5 that you came up with!

By Mar. 3, 2014

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Top 5 fuel-saving myths

There are plenty of myths about car tech and modern driving, maybe none more than in the area of fuel economy. Here are five myths about what saves gas in your car.

By Dec. 9, 2013

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8 myths about wearable tech

commentary Wearable devices are predominantly technical fascinations at the moment, but they have widespread market potential -- if misconceptions can be set straight.

By Oct. 24, 2013

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Does it go to '11,' and other myths about volume

The Audiophiliac muses about why gearheads fixate on wattage and power.

By Aug. 31, 2013

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Myths, Marketing, and Misdirection: HDTV edition

Advertising has always been about slight lies and overt less-than-truths. Geoff Morrison helps sort through the noise.

By Dec. 13, 2011

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Debunking five Windows 8 myths

You don't need a Start button; use more keyboard shortcuts, not fewer; enable File History; confirm file deletions; and shut down apps quickly. Plus: tweak your Windows 8 laptop's touch pad.

By Feb. 19, 2013

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Ep. 1222: Where we bust myths and eardrums

New York's Mayor Bloomberg is putting out a call for young people to turn down their music players to protect their ears, but are consumers unjust casualties of the music industry's war on loud music? We'll turn the spotlight on headphone manufacturers and find out exactly why digital music is making us go deaf.

By Mar. 7, 2013

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Red light camera myths debunked

A TV station in Florida investigated claims that red light cameras increase rear-end collisions and that yellow lights are shortened to trap more drivers.

By May. 4, 2012

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The 404 1,222: Where we bust myths and eardrums (podcast)

New York's Mayor Bloomberg is calling on young people to turn down their music players to protect their ears, but are consumers unjust casualties of the music industry's war on loud music? We'll turn the spotlight on why digital music is making us go deaf.

By Mar. 7, 2013

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7 myths about quad-core phones (Smartphones Unlocked)

Smartphones with quad-core processors are always faster than dual-core processors, right? Only if you believe the myths.

By Apr. 8, 2012