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Building the U.S. Army's M1A2 Abrams tank (pictures)

Since 1980, the Army has depended on the Abrams for battlefield superiority in combat. As part of Road Trip 2013, CNET's Daniel Terdiman checked out how these battle-tested vehicles are forged.

36 Images By July 10, 2013

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Swiss researchers work to prevent EV grid overload before it happens

Their solution takes its idea from something quite familiar -- underground gasoline storage tanks.

By January 29, 2016

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Why Toyota's Scion brand may sell more cars after it's dead and buried

Scion, Toyota's so-called "youth brand" is being shuttered, but many of its models will live to sell another day, albeit with Toyota badging. Here's why that's probably great for sales.

By February 5, 2016

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Inside Bose's secret research lab

Bose has always taken great pride in its technical innovations and the quality of its products. But new CEO Bob Maresca is betting on a new approach to get Bose to the next level: telling people what this secretive company is all about.

By February 3, 2016

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Making a car lighter is more difficult than you might think

The Center for Automotive Research investigates the barriers that stand between us and lighter, more efficient vehicles.

By February 5, 2016

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Your next insurance agent will be a robot

Smarter machines mean more jobs are at risk of automation. Yours may be next.

By January 28, 2016

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How to buy the best hybrid

Need a little more electricity in your life, but aren't ready for an EV? You've got options.

By January 26, 2016

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A future of self-driving cars? We're ready now

The younger generation no longer feels as strong a need to be behind the wheel -- and phones have stolen some of cars' cachet.

By January 23, 2016

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Across the country in a self-driving car

Part publicity stunt and part research, automotive equipment supplier Delphi plans to test its autonomous car technology by having it drive from San Francisco to the New York Auto Show.

By March 19, 2015

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Bitcoin gains support of cryptography think tank

Coin Center, a newly created research and advocacy center, will focus on public policy issues faced by the virtual currency.

By September 22, 2014