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Oso Technologies PlantLink

The scalable PlantLink system isn't foolproof or comprehensive, but it does a fine job of using the Internet to communicate your plant's watering needs.

May 28, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 28, 2014

MSRP: $79.00

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Ford to bring start-stop 'microhybrids' to U.S.

Already used in Europe, Ford's fuel-saving system turns off the gas engine when a car is idle to improve efficiency by up to 10 percent.

By December 27, 2010

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New technology keeps car audio playing in start/stop hybrids

STMicroelectronics is pioneering a new generation of chips that allow in-car entertainment equipment to operate as the engine is turned off and restarted.

By September 21, 2010

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Ford's stop-start: Simpler than GM system

Automotive News reports on Ford's new idle-stop system.

By June 6, 2011

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Volvo Start/Stop system: Another cool technology we won't be getting

Stealing a move from the hybrid playbook, Volvo will present three cars at the Geneva Motor Show that improve fuel efficiency by turning the engine off when the car is at a standstill.

By February 26, 2009

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Stop/start system on Buick's LaCrosse boosts mpg 25 percent

Automotive News reports on a start/stop system for the Buick LaCrosse.

By December 1, 2010

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Expect stop-start's big start to arrive in 2010

'Automotive News' reports on the adoption of idle-stop technology in cars around the world.

By November 5, 2008

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Why you should be worried about facial-recognition technology

Germany has issued an ultimatum to Facebook over privacy violations. Law enforcement is interested in this sort of technology, as well. It's time for you to pay attention to what they're doing.

By August 29, 2012

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Technologies that will get automakers to 54.5 mpg

CAFE standards are set to double by 2025, a fuel economy mandate which will push automakers to adopt more efficient engines, start-stop hybrids, and hybrids.

By July 29, 2011

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Subaru plans product, technology blitz in mpg hunt

Automotive News reports on Subaru's plans to increase fuel economy through the use of new technology and new models.

By October 10, 2011