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Flying on the world's fastest sailboat

It's called L'Hydroptere and the French concept sailboat -- with its marine style wings -- basically flies on the water. CNET's Molly Wood meets Alain Thebault, the boat's skipper, and gets an inside look at the tech that makes it glide.

By October 23, 2012


Calendar app and sailboat-racing game: iPhone apps of the week

This week's apps include a simple calendar app for viewing more months at a time and a sailboat-racing game that's more than meets the eye.

By March 19, 2010


Meet the smartest kids at the Google Science Fair

CNET's Boonsri Dickinson interviews some of the 15 finalists at Google headquarters about how they spent their summers curing cancer and asthma, and patenting new sailboat designs. Meet the winner, who received a $50,000 scholarship and a trip to the Galapagos.

By July 12, 2011


Students build autonomous transatlantic boat

Scout is a robot boat designed to sail more than 3,000 miles across the Atlantic to Spain. The last attempt by a robot sailboat failed after 400 miles.

By May 3, 2011


L'Hydroptère sailboat flying high

Speeding sailboat closing in on world record

By January 31, 2007


Speakers that call from the high seas

A system that's built like a sailboat.

By October 25, 2007


Ellison's latest takeover: AmericaOne

No matter what he does, billionaire Larry Ellison wants to be the boss. This time, he has taken charge of a sailboat that competes for the America's Cup.

By July 21, 2000