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Olympic Google doodle takes Web boaters on a wild ride

Web giant's latest interactive doodle highlighting events at the London Games gives users a kayak, paddle, and water course to complete.

By Aug. 8, 2012

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Ski resort mocks techies, then acts like one of them

North Lake Tahoe creates an Apres Ski guide, which suggests that any tourist who works at Google should buy a round of drinks. However, to view the guide, you have to go through a data-sucking slalom.

By Feb. 11, 2014

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Addictive danger: Kanjo street racing

Kanjo street racing is illegal, fast, and very dangerous, yet for Kazuhiro Furukawa, there's little to top it.

By Aug. 27, 2013

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BMW hits the performance limits with its driverless car

At a racetrack north of Las Vegas during CES 2014, BMW took me for a wild couple of laps at high speed, with no driver.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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2015 Lexus RC F

At the 2014 Detroit auto show, Lexus tried to show it was serious about performance by launching the RC F, a V-8-powered coupe.

By Jan. 14, 2014

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London 2012 closing ceremony celebrated with Google doodle

Google has celebrated the end of the two-week sporting bonanza the only way it knows how.

By Aug. 12, 2012

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Nokia, Yahoo rank among top companies for work-life balance

Sixteen tech companies claim a spot on Glassdoor's annual "Top 25 Companies for Work-Life Balance." Maybe canceling the work-from-home option at Yahoo wasn't such a terrible move after all.

By Jul. 19, 2013

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Experiencing the future of transportation at Ceatec 2013

Toyota, Honda, and Nissan were all present at Japan's biggest tech expo, showing off their own highly distinctive concepts for the future of mobility.

By Oct. 4, 2013

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Nissan pits Juke against swimsuit models

In a series of Web videos, Nissan shows how the Juke performs against Sports Illustrated swimsuit models.

By Feb. 14, 2011

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Mastering Laguna Seca with the 2013 Nissan GT-R

Participating in a Nissan GT-R Experience event intended to let owners get some track time, CNET tests the limits of the latest version of this high-tech machine.

By Apr. 18, 2012