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Car Tech 101: Variable valve timing explained

Few innovations under the hood have become as ubiquitous as variable valve timing. Automakers brag about it all the time, but seldom explain it. So Brian Cooley's here to do just that.

By April 28, 2014

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How streaming makes a hit record last longer

Record industry insiders have given an insight into how streaming services like Spotify and Tidal offer new long-term benefits -- but how do artists keep fans interested?

By May 15, 2015

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Bezos' space company tests suborbital rocket

Blue Origin pulls off its first unmanned test flight from a site in west Texas. The spacecraft, which reached an altitude of 58 miles, is designed to become a reusable vehicle for space tourists someday.

By April 30, 2015

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Jeff Bezos' rocket company to start suborbital test flights this year

After an extensive series of test flights, Blue Origin hopes to begin launching people, payloads or both as a commercial endeavor.

By April 7, 2015

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New Honda Civic enhances youth appeal

At the 2015 New York auto show, Honda unveiled a concept version of the next-generation Civic, its performance and sport styling hinting at a much more engaging Civic model in the near future.

By April 1, 2015

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New shape-shifting 'punk' frog knows how to blend in

A frog found in the cloud forest of Ecuador has a neat trick -- it can change the texture of its skin, and it's the first vertebrate known to do so.

By March 24, 2015

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Old school meets new school: Yamaha A-S801 stereo integrated amplifier

It may look like a vintage 1970's amp, but Yamaha's all-new A-S801 sounds like the 2015 component that it is.

By February 28, 2015

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Hear it all: JH Audio Roxanne in-ear headphones

Yes, it's expensive, but the best gear always is.

By February 11, 2015

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Windows 10 Preview to reach only subset of phones at launch

Many phones won't make the initial cut for the early version of Windows 10, and some won't get all the features.

By February 9, 2015

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Car Tech's guide to using your Android phone in the car

Looking for tips on safely using your Android phone with your car's stereo? CNET has you covered.

By December 24, 2014