19 Results for

plow

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Volvo plows into bystanders, company says tech could have stopped it

Technically Incorrect: A Volvo accelerates toward people apparently watching a demonstration. The company says that its owner didn't have the pedestrian detection feature installed.

By May 27, 2015

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Cycling world stunned by alleged 'technological doping'

Technically Incorrect: Who needs drugs when you can plant an actual engine on your bike?

By February 1, 2016

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Police: Texting woman plows into cows (her name is Cowit)

Some things you cannot make up. In New York, a 21-year-old named Daisy Cowit is busy on her phone and, according to police, drives her Jeep into a herd of cows.

By November 5, 2013

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YouTube video of him burying cars gets snow plow driver fired

A snow plow driver nicknamed Dogg is in the doghouse of one Massachustetts city after filming himself burying cars with snow during a blizzard and having a good laugh about it.

By February 24, 2013

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Watch a small plane plow into an SUV -- and still land safely

In an exceptional feat of controlling a flying machine, a pilot somehow manages to land a small plane after it strikes an SUV that happened to cross the runway.

By November 5, 2012

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HP plans to cut 27,000 jobs, plow savings into R&D

The cuts are part of a major overhaul for the company as it looks to trim costs and restart its guttering spirit of innovation.

By May 23, 2012

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Ep. 1525: Patent catfights and the hot rod plow

Google and Microsoft continue their highly public patent-related catfight, which is either raising awareness of the issue of overbroad software patents or just turning into an embarrassing public battle that's making us all uncomfortable. Also, facial recognition is a trap, and security researchers are rushing to unveil the real Shady Rat. Plus: Computer Love!

By August 5, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1525: Patent catfights and the hot rod plow (Podcast)

Google and Microsoft continue their highly public patent-related catfight, which is either raising awareness of the issue of overbroad software patents or just turning into an embarrassing public battle that's making us all uncomfortable. Also, facial recognition is a trap, and security researchers are rushing to unveil the real Shady Rat. Plus: Computer Love!

By August 5, 2011

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California utility plows ahead with midsize solar

Pacific Gas & Electric gets green light to build midsize solar arrays between 1 and 20 megawatts, an approach meant to avoid the problems with large-scale solar.

By April 23, 2010

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Robots to brand the moon?

An inventor wants to create ads on the moon by using robots to plow the lunar dust into enormous corporate messages visible from Earth.

By July 23, 2009