CNET On Cars
CNET's Brian Cooley explains how to jump-start your car when its battery dies, along with some new ideas to make the process a little easier.
AT&T customers can add a GM connected car to their data plan for $10 a month, while OnStar subscribers get a discount.
Viper's new SmartKey system includes the ability to unlock your car through Bluetooth, and offers GPS location features.
While Bluetooth proximity unlocking and the GPS locator features of Viper SmartStart and SmartKey come in handy, it is a fairly big installation and will apply to limited scenarios and vehicles.
Formerly known as the Vita TV, the micro game console will be available for $99 or in a $139 bundle with a controller. We gave it a try at E3 2014.
With their 360-degree rotating screens, the new 13.3-inch Pavilion and 15.6-inch Envy x360 convertibles join the budget-friendly 11.6-inch x360 from earlier this year.
For its price, Lemur Monitors' BlueDriver is a convenient tool for those who want some ability to work on and understand modern engines.
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The Streambot Y is a simple yet effective FM transmitter for owners of older cars, but the lack of automatic tuning could be an issue in areas with crowded airwaves.
If you're looking to get started in the world of Chrome OS, the Asus Chromebox is a very good starting point--so long as you don't mind bringing your own peripherals.
The road to becoming one of America's great innovators isn't always smooth. Henry Ford tried and failed many times before establishing Ford Motor Company 110 years ago this week.