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Tape-like material sticks to clothes and analyses your insides

Textile and chemistry company Toyobo is developing Cocomi -- a tape-like material that, when attached to clothing, can read signals from your heart and lungs.

By October 6, 2015


Heat-gathering concept tire charges electric cars on the go

At the Geneva auto show, Goodyear shows off an intriguing concept tire that would feed an electric car's batteries while rolling down the road.

By March 4, 2015


App claims to know what wine or beer you'll like before you taste it

The Next Glass app claims to have isolated the tastes of alcoholic beverages and will tell you how much you'll like them -- or not.

By November 20, 2014


How NASA reinvented the tortilla, and other tales of food in space

What are NASA's secret recipes for feeding hungry astronauts when they're in orbit? CNET Road Trip 2014 bellied up to the space agency's Food Lab to find out.

By July 7, 2014


Bluetooth speaker runs on the power of a single candle

The Pelty ditches cords and batteries and instead harnesses the energy from fire to make your audio audible.

By June 25, 2014


Paging Dr. iPhone: ThermoDock takes your temperature

Is it hot in here, or is it just me? You can find the answer to that question with the iPhone ThermoDock.

By March 27, 2012


iPhone users tricked by fake 'waterproof' iOS 7 ad?

A fake iOS 7 ad mocked up by the internet seems to have convinced several people that a software update could make their phones waterproof.

By September 24, 2013


Cyclist straps a rocket to a bike, beats world record

French cyclist François Gissy reached a top speed of 263 kilometres per hour on a bicycle — after strapping a rocket to the frame.

By May 21, 2013


High-tech smoking

Is there such a thing as a safer cigarette? CNET's Molly Wood visits Thermo Essence Technologies in Silicon Valley, tries out their vaporizers, and imagines a future of inhalable food.

By July 10, 2012


ThermoGame: Feel the burn while gaming

Researchers in Tokyo have come up with a game controller that heats up or cools down depending on the on-screen action.

By August 6, 2010