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rail

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The Rail Reach can handle it

This portable handrail grabber for public transportation that's now making a run on Kickstarter is either totally ridiculous or fairly clever.

By Aug. 20, 2013

Review

Third Rail System (for iPhone 4)

The Third Rail Slim Case for iPhone 4 with Slide-on Smart Battery is arguably the best mobile juice pack on the market. It's especially useful if you also have other mobile devices.

By May. 11, 2011

4 stars Editor's rating May. 11, 2011

MSRP: $89.99

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Rolling through the world's largest rail yard

Bailey Yard, a key to Union Pacific's massive rail network, can handle 14,000 rail cars every day. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked out the eight-mile-long facility.

By Jul. 27, 2013

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Rail-mad Japanese marry aboard Tokyo commuter train

Often overflowing with passengers, the famous Yamanote Line makes way for a special event.

By Oct. 16, 2013

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German rail network to fight graffiti with drones

Deutsche Bahn wants to deploy silent drones to thwart vandalism to its trains and property, which cost the operator nearly $10 million last year.

By May. 27, 2013

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Trains for miles! Inside the world's largest rail yard (pictures)

Covering 2,850 acres and reaching a total length of eight miles, Union Pacific's Bailey Yard in North Platte, Neb. handles 14,000 rail cars a day. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked out the train fan's dream.

27 Images By Jul. 27, 2013

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True Skate for iOS

If you like skateboarding, True Skate has excellent controls and beautiful 3D graphics, and it offers hours of entertainment as you try to land the perfect trick.

By Dec. 6, 2012

4 stars Editor's rating Dec. 6, 2012

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200-mph red bullet trains thrill rail-mad Japan

The new E6 Series Super Komachi has a sleek design and a top speed of nearly 200 mph. Operators hope it will help the quake-ravaged north.

By Mar. 27, 2013

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Apple licenses Swiss rail clock design

The electronics giant was accused of ripping off a Swiss rail provider's design for the timekeeper in iOS 6.

By Oct. 12, 2012

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'Atlas Shrugged' pushing high-speed rail?

Trailer for 'Part I' shows trains very similar to proposed U.S. high-speed rail trains, in contrast to Rand's original railroad track and bridge update plot.

By Feb. 17, 2011