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self-improvement

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Inside Volvo's self-driving car: Improving driver safety without the driver

Autonomous cars are coming soon, and Volvo wants to be there first. The company is pledging to have self-driving autos on sale by 2017, and by 2020 wants to build a nearly uncrashable car. Join us in Sweden for an early test ride.

By May 16, 2014

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New site Fitango brokers self-improvement plans

Structured like an app store, new site presents itself as a lesson plan marketplace for everything from fitness to language learning. Note to founders: you've got your work cut out for you in keeping the scam artists out.

By December 10, 2010

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Between the Spreadsheets: How good are you in bed?

With the Spreadsheets app, you can get your score for every carnal performance in the quest, perhaps, for self-improvement.

By August 13, 2013

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How to give up Facebook for Lent and keep your friends

One Facebook addict's self-improvement project is another's snub. A sudden break from your social network--virtual or otherwise--can create some social minefields. Here's how to avoid them.

By February 23, 2009

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Self-driving cars: Why? (The Next Big Thing, Episode 2)

Why self-driving cars make a whole lot of sense, how gesture control will augment -- but probably not replace -- a lot of technology, and is there even a third seat left at the mobile platform table?

By October 9, 2013

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Chocolate-activated coat a key to wearable tech's future

Soon, we'll want to use wearable tech to express everything. Famed chocolate maker Cadbury is ahead of the trend.

By January 18, 2014

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​iOS 8 features already available on Android

Many of the features in Apple's latest mobile operating system appeared first in Google's OS.

By June 3, 2014

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Bye XP, hello Windows 7: Yeah, the change made me nervous

Crave writer Amanda Kooser kisses her Windows XP machine farewell and turns to Windows 7 for comfort, but not without worrying about the transition. At least a little.

By February 20, 2014

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Pure's CEO heads UK tech New Year's Honours List

The UK tech scene has been recognised in the New Year's Honours List, with plenty of awards being handed out.

By December 29, 2012

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Sony HDR-AS100V Action Cam

Built-in image stabilization and high bitrate recording make this Sony's best Action Cam yet, but there are still a few usability quirks remaining.

July 1, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 1, 2014