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Car Tech 101: How to change your oil

CNET's Brian Cooley shows you how to change your motor oil, one of the last maintenance tasks you can still own.

By Oct. 29, 2013

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CNET Roadside Assistance 038: How often should you really change your oil? (podcast)

The best GPS you can load on your phone, how often you should change your oil in the real world, don't trust that self-braking car with your life (or someone else's) and adding remote start and seat heaters the right way.

By Dec. 19, 2011

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iPhone 'oil paintings' created from screen smudges

J.K. Keller turns a greasy iPhone screen into an unusual set of art pieces that are both fascinating and gross at the same time.

By Sep. 17, 2012

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Planes to fly on cooking oil

Two European airlines announce that they will add recycled cooking oil to their fuel mix. Do passengers want to know about that?

By Jul. 2, 2011

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Saudi Oil firm says 30,000 computers hit by virus

Saudi Aramco says it's back to work after an attack that hackers claimed credit for.

By Aug. 27, 2012

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Anonymous targets Monsanto, oil firms

Hacking group says it attacked Monsanto and announces campaign against oil companies; meanwhile, Booz Allen confirms it, too, was attacked.

By Jul. 12, 2011

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Magnetic soap could lift oil spill woes

Researchers at the United Kingdom's University of Bristol have created a magnetic soap that could help revolutionize oil spill cleanups.

By Jan. 24, 2012

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Sugar for oil: Renmatix lands BASF as investor

Startup gets heavy hitter BASF as investor to advance new method of blasting wood chips with supercritical water at high temperature and pressure to break off the sugars in non-food biomass.

By Jan. 3, 2012

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Fill 'er up with plastic? Waste turned into oil

Startup Agilyx raises $25 million to finance four planned plants that will take post-recycling plastic and convert it into synthetic crude oil.

By Dec. 20, 2011

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Gresso luxury phone for rich oil tycoons

The latest addition to Gresso's Avantgarde line is literally worth its weight in gold, with approximately 5 ounces of the $50,000 phone's 7 ounces weight made up by the precious metal.

By Dec. 20, 2011