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Can new tech boost safety in Uber cars, and in taxis, too?

After a slew of alleged assaults by drivers for taxi companies and ride-hailing services, firms like AsterRide and Shuddle are looking to increase passenger safety.

By January 25, 2015

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Smarter driver: Rethinking SUV safety

Brian Cooley tells you why SUVs may be among the safest vehicles on the road.

By January 22, 2015

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Facebook brings Amber Alerts to news feeds to boost child safety

The deal enables the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children to reach Facebook users within range of targeted search areas.

By January 13, 2015

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Appliance Science: The hot physics of induction cooktops

How can an electric field cook your dinner? Through the science of induction. In our latest Appliance Science column, we look at how induction cooktops work.

By January 12, 2015

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First Alert goes from safety to smart home

Smoke alarm maker First Alert has a new suite of smart-home products called Onelink.

By January 6, 2015

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Worst passwords of 2014 are just as awful as you can imagine

The ever-present "123456" takes the top spot, but it has some equally terrible company on the annual list of worst passwords people are still using.

By January 20, 2015

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Police put gun safety device to the test

New technology to improve gun safety is in the hands of two law enforcement agencies. As CNET's Sumi Das shows us, a small device inserted into an officer's gun can track if the weapon has been fired or stolen.

By November 8, 2014

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Fly, you fools! 'Hobbit' stars take off in epic airline safety video

Elijah Wood, Sylvester McCoy and Peter Jackson are the fellowship of the wing in Air New Zealand's "Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made".

By October 23, 2014

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Volvo Polestar editions prove sport and safety coexist (pictures)

Volvo tuning partner Polestar came out with hotted-up versions of the S60 sedan and V60 wagon, adding power and handling acumen to these traditionally safety-oriented models.

16 Images By September 24, 2014

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Tech that nags drivers: It's about safety (and GDP)

In an interview with CNET, Seeing Machines CEO Ken Kroeger says data collected by his company's eye- and head-tracking tech, which is reportedly being put in GM cars, is only for the driver (currently).

By September 15, 2014