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Google Maps sails down the Colorado River (pictures)

The Street View trekker winds its way through the Grand Canyon, past the Redwall Cavern, Vulcan's Anvil, and big horn sheep.

8 Images By Mar. 13, 2014


Google Barge to feature sails, be temporary exhibit space

According to documents from the Port of San Francisco, the now-famous mystery structure is intended to be an exhibition space and draw people to the San Francisco bay waterfront.

By Nov. 7, 2013


Sharp, Foxconn to continue talks as deadline sails by

Can additional investment secured from Foxconn stave off Sharp's demise?

By Mar. 26, 2013


Seafaring robot sails through Sandy unscathed

Navigating the Atlantic 100 miles east of New Jersey, a robot called Mercury continued to transmit hurricane data through 70-knot winds.

By Nov. 2, 2012


Navy's new ship sails the seas on half the gas

The USS Makin Island, the Navy's newest amphibious assault ship, saves millions of dollars by using far less fuel than its sister ships. CNET's Daniel Terdiman hitches a ride as part of his Road Trip 2012.

By Jul. 21, 2012


'R2D2s of the sea' sails across Pacific for science

Hoping to foster new scientific discoveries, four wave-propelled robots are now collecting data across the Pacific Ocean. See how you can help.

By Nov. 22, 2011


Cargo ship with metal sails would save 30 percent fuel

This hybrid freighter out of the University of Tokyo would have 164-foot retractable sails made of aluminum and plastic.

By Apr. 25, 2012


Google's SPDY accelerator gets new wind in its sails

The technology for speeding up Web pages becomes part of the standard foundation of the Web. But should that standardization effort reach beyond just SPDY?

By Jan. 24, 2012


Yacht powered by wind even with sails lowered

Hybrid-electric catamaran uses lithium-ion battery charged onboard with wind-generated electricity.

By Sep. 30, 2010


GreenWave sails into crowded home energy scene

Stepping into a busy corner of the smart grid, GreenWave Reality introduces a consumer suite of energy management tools currently being tested in Europe.

By Jun. 15, 2010