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How self-driving cars will cut accidents 90 percent (Q&A)

For Road Trip 2015, CNET talks with the University of Michigan's Peter Sweatman about the rapid merging of computers and cars, and the fake city in Ann Arbor where it's being put to the test.

By August 1, 2015

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In this fake city, cars learn to talk to each other

As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET visits Mcity, a 32-acre fake city in Michigan designed to test self-driving cars' navigation and communication abilities -- and to keep research from migrating to Silicon Valley.

By July 30, 2015

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Windows 10 marks turnaround moment for Microsoft

The goal of the software maker's flagship product is to renew faith in the Windows world.

By July 29, 2015

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​France tries rejuvenating high-tech manufacturing with Internet of Things center

Investors hope the Cité de l'Objet Connecté in France will become a hub for designing and building new networked devices. French government agencies are chipping in some initial funding.

By June 11, 2015

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Strange red graffiti-like streaks spotted on Saturn's icy moon Tethys

Thanks to Saturn's northern hemisphere moving into its summer -- and better lighting -- NASA's Cassini spacecraft has reported back an odd sight.

By July 29, 2015

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Whisky in space! Japanese distillery sends booze to space station

We want to believe in whisky that's out of this world.

By August 4, 2015

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Researchers throw their expertise behind OLED lighting

A new initiative at Renssalaer Polytechnic Institute seeks to make OLED lighting more practical -- and affordable -- than ever before.

By April 9, 2015

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Dell tries stealing creative pros away from the Mac

Ad agencies, film producers and photo editors have sustained Apple's Mac business for decades. But sensing Apple's eye is off the ball, Dell is pushing hard to attract those lucrative buyers.

By July 21, 2015

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Building a securely connected world

Embracing open, cross-platform tech is how we're preparing for a world where everything is a little smarter.

By July 17, 2015

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Bacon-flavored seaweed is a thing now

Oregon State University researchers come up with a new breed of red marine algae that tastes like those sweet strips of delicious pig flesh.

By July 16, 2015