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Handicapping Google's 'horse in every race' strategy

Search giant is investing in everything from broadband access to grocery deliveries. But it still hasn't found a way to turn them into moneymakers. Will that change soon?

By July 18, 2014

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Rubbin'. Shuntin'. Bumpin': The world's best racing is in Texas

Racing is a family affair in Texas. The XCAR team left their London headquarters to experience first-hand the rough and ready world of oval racing in the Lone Star State and met some of the Texans who spend their free time in vigorous pursuit of speed.

October 23, 2014

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Radical ride: XCAR goes racing for the very first time

Every journey starts with a first step, watch XCAR take theirs as Nick Wilkinson lines up on the starting grid for his first ever race in the Radical SR1 Cup. Will his video game training be enough? Can he take the checkered flag despite limited track experience?

By October 16, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 068: An Arduino tricorder, a potential Myst TV show, and RomoCart racing

Dr. Peter Jansen has been working on various tricorder prototypes for over 7 years, and now, he's showing off his newest prototype, the Arducorder. It's not quite ready to scan alien life forms or diagnose patients, but it's still pretty cool to see in action.

By October 14, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 068: An Arduino tricorder, a potential Myst TV show, and RomoCart racing

On today's show, we check out a cool tricorder prototype with actual working sensors, discuss the adaptation of '90s PC game Myst into a TV show, and show you a racing game that uses projection tech to generate courses out of tangible objects.

By October 14, 2014

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Hamster-wheel standing desk: Embrace the rodent race

Why should hamsters have all the fun? Follow an Instructables guide for making your own standing desk with a human-size hamster wheel for exercise.

By September 18, 2014

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Anki Drive racing game outgrows iOS with Android support

The company behind intelligent miniature race cars is evolving beyond its Apple roots with an Android app, new vehicle line, and price drop.

By September 18, 2014

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Racing blind: Visual impairment needn't stop you from hitting the track

Mike Newman was born blind, but that hasn't stopped him pursuing his passion for speed. He recently became the first blind person to drive over 200mph -- XCAR finds out how he does it.

September 11, 2014

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What the Apple Watch means to the smartwatch apps race

Apple's new smartwatch has served notice that Android Wear isn't the only game in town. But for now, app makers seem happy to have choices.

By September 10, 2014

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Race to gigabit Internet service takes off

Four years after the National Broadband Plan, communities and carriers are deploying next-gen infrastructure that will bring gigabit speed Internet to homes, universities, and businesses.

By August 31, 2014