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What is Uber doing to train its drivers on disability rights?

With looming lawsuits and the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, disabled people ask whether Uber can do more to ensure they're not refused rides from drivers.

By August 3, 2015

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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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Beaming Kirk and Spock action figures caught in mid-transport

Retro "Star Trek" action figures get a new twist with a glittering classic transporter effect that makes it look like their legs are dissolving.

By July 29, 2015

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GenZe 2.0 e-scooter adds high-tech features to city and suburban transport

With an electric drive, LED lights all around, and a touchpad instrument cluster, the GenZe 2.0 electric scooter makes for low-speed next-generation transportation.

By July 15, 2015

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Futuristic Ford bicycle makes for transportation versatility

The Ford Mode Flex offers electric assist, a brake light and turn signals, an integrated smartphone app, and disassembles easily to stow in any Ford car.

By June 24, 2015

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US Transportation Secretary Foxx talks autonomous cars in Silicon Valley

The Department of Transportation accelerates on the road to autonomy with a proposal to require vehicle to vehicle to vehicle communications in future cars.

By May 13, 2015

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Do private high-tech commuter buses jibe with public transportation?

Jitney-like shuttle startups, such as Leap and Chariot, have been criticized as being elite services that compete with mass transit, but urban planners don't quite see it that way.

By April 12, 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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ElectricMood scooter promises effortless personal transport

This folding push-style scooter weighs only 22 pounds, runs for 12 miles on a charge and can go over 15 mph, its Indiegogo campaign promises.

By February 11, 2015

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Toyota i-Road: Electric transport for one (pictures)

An odd little conveyance, the narrow Toyota i-Road offers easy urban transit under electric power, but it's real party trick comes when it leans into a turn.

23 Images By February 3, 2015