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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


U.S. Army explores fuel efficiency with new vehicle

Multinational engineering firm Ricardo finished its first build of a new light tactical vehicle for the U.S. Army, with one of its main design goals being fuel efficiency.

By October 10, 2011


Toyota expects self-driving cars to hit the road by 2020

It could be the year of the self-driving car -- Japanese car maker Toyota promises it'll have autonomous vehicles on the market by 2020, the same year Google is shooting for.

By October 7, 2015


Facebook partners with UN to bring Internet access to refugee camps

The social-networking giant has begun lobbying the United Nations, saying Internet access is a fundamental human right.

By September 26, 2015


Thailand aims to build its own Great Firewall of Internet censorship

The Thai government has ordered relevant ministries to set up a single gateway Internet, which will allow it to closely monitor online content that comes into the country.

By September 24, 2015


Can Facebook's Oculus make virtual reality a reality?

The company helping to pioneer virtual reality goggles is hosting a developer event this week in Los Angeles, where it's expected to announce new partnerships and refined hardware. But the question still looms: Will consumers want what it's selling?

By September 23, 2015


Why Silicon Valley believes robo-advisers can save investors from themselves

Startups are making it cheap to invest like the super rich do. They say computers can manage money better and at a lower cost than emotional, irrational humans.

By September 21, 2015


Intel enlists 'top security talent' to eradicate smart-car cyberattacks

Can Intel's review board help automakers improve future vehicle defense against cyberattacks?

By September 14, 2015


Wilson Sabrina speakers: Undoubtedly high-end, but gives music effortless clarity

The Audiophiliac rekindles a love affair with Wilson Audio speakers.

By September 6, 2015


Android market share stays steady in US but sinks deeper in Europe

More than a quarter of smartphone buyers across Europe jumped ship from Android to iOS, which saw solid gains across most of the continent, says research firm Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.

By September 2, 2015