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pedestrians

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2013 Jaguar XJ AWD

The smooth and quiet 2013 Jaguar XJ makes driver comfort its top priority, but an aging cabin technology package and an unrefined fuel-saver system give a rough edge to this refined ride.

May 28, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating May 28, 2013

MSRP: $76,700.00

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Honda tech warns drivers of pedestrian presence

Honda demonstrated today a new system to prevent cars from hitting pedestrians. A communication link between a car and a pedestrian's smartphone warns the driver of an impending collision.

By August 28, 2013

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Earbuds, freight train a fatal mix for pedestrian, police say

Authorities in Maryland say a 37-year-old man walked down railway tracks while shutting out the world and was hit by a train, despite the conductor's warning signal.

By May 11, 2013

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Dear iPad pedestrians, this has to stop

It seems that some pedestrians aren't content with staring into their iPhones. They now unwrap their iPads and merrily flounce down the street.

By October 6, 2012

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Streetpong lets pedestrians play Pong against each other

Two German design students created a concept for walkers to play against one another while waiting at a crosswalk.

By September 13, 2012

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Cyclist hits pedestrian, posts eulogy for helmet, say officials

Prosecutors in San Francisco claim a man who allegedly plowed into pedestrians -- after which one died -- later made an online post in which he told his version of events and lamented the death of his helmet.

By April 7, 2012

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Zombie 'iPod pedestrians' endangered by mobile oblivion, says AA

The 'zombie trance' people often get into when using their mobile phones and iPods is blamed for an increase in 'pedestrian inattention' collisions

By August 9, 2010

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Follow-up report: President Obama signs Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act into law

President Barack Obama this week signed into law the Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act.

By January 7, 2011

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Volvo makes it safer to be a pedestrian

A new collision warning system detects pedestrians in front of the car, activates a warning if there is risk of an accident, and will also automatically activate the brakes if the driver doesn't respond.

By September 15, 2010

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Volvo S60 Pedestrian Detection

Volvo's latest step toward a crash free world.

By August 30, 2010