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Tuning: In a nutshell, uprated suspension

Ask most people the best way to get from point A to point B quicker than the manufacturer could manage, and it's likely they'll tell you thatyou can't go wrong with a good-sized shove of extra power. But it's not always that simple. Big power in a chassis that can't handle it can actually slow you down.

By February 9, 2014

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Oh, the suspense: Netflix's Europe push set for late 2014

The streaming-video company says its expansion farther into Europe won't come until late this year, after previously confirming that a major rollout on the Continent is in the cards.

By February 3, 2014

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Artist turns suspension bridge into 'human harp'

With a vest that combines digital and mechanical technology, artist Di Mainstone creates music from the cables that support suspension bridges.

By December 16, 2013

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One year later, Hyperloop remains a fantasy

Elon Musk's tube transport concept unveiled a year ago remains just that: a concept. It also proves that even when the Internet falls in love, radical ideas rarely exit the realm of fiction.

By August 13, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 033: Tractor beams, Microsoft's Hyperlapse technology, human harps, and more

On today's show, Ashley and Rich watch (and listen to) a woman "playing" the Brooklyn Bridge with a human harp bodysuit. Also, we never thought we'd type those words together in one sentence. What structure would you want to use that suit on, and what kind of sound it would make?

By August 11, 2014

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Australian team smashes 26-year-old electric car world record

UNSW's Sunswift eVe has broken a long-standing electric car speed record and now shifts gears to make the car street-legal. And CNET got to take the car for a spin.

By July 23, 2014

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New Volvo XC90 to double down on power, efficiency

The 2016 XC90's plug-in hybrid drivetrain will offer a huge amount of power, and excellent fuel economy.

By July 10, 2014

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Ford concept car shows benefits of weight loss

Electrification and efficient drivetrains play a part in increased fuel economy, but making cars lighter delivers the coup de grace.

By June 3, 2014

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When your high school gets you arrested for a science project

Last year Kiera Wilmot was busted for simulating a volcano with toilet cleaner and foil. Her record still lists felony arrest.

By May 31, 2014

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Crash your carbon-fiber i3 EV? Here's how BMW will fix it

The use of carbon fiber in the frame of the BMW i3 has many worried about high repair costs. BMW gives us an inside look at why it won't be so bad.

By April 16, 2014