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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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Don't panic: Canada won't blanket its wilderness with Wi-Fi

Some backcountry enthusiasts are bristling at a plan that could mean wireless Internet access at a few parks starting this summer. The agency says visitors demand it and need it -- but it'll be limited to areas like campgrounds and visitor centers.

By April 29, 2014

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Stephen Colbert, seeking (even) more hipness, launches video game

Technically Incorrect: What next? Stephen Colbert has desperately been trying to keep the Web warm before his show launches. But a video game?

By July 18, 2015

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Hot-tub hammock promises camping bliss

The Hydro Hammock is a relaxing hammock with the major bonus feature of doubling as a portable hot tub. It's a Kickstarter, though, so it might have to stay in our dreams.

By July 8, 2015

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New Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare DLC out now, adds more maps, guns, and Bruce Campbell

Advanced Warfare's Supremacy expansion available now on Xbox One and Xbox 360.

By June 1, 2015

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Could Google's Project Fi be cable's answer to wireless?

Google's technology could pave the way for the cable providers to finally get wireless right.

By May 2, 2015

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Drones are making the rounds in Asia

Across the continent, unmanned aerial vehicles are already in use across a broad spectrum of industries.

By April 17, 2015

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Fantastic! 'Doctor Who' returned to TV 10 years ago today

The long-lost classic TV show "Doctor Who" returned to our screens on this day in 2005 -- so we raise our sonic screwdrivers to 10 years of timey-wimey fantasticness.

By March 26, 2015

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Woman says she was fired via Twitter (before starting job)

Technically Incorrect: A woman is about to work in a pizza restaurant. The night before her first day, she describes it as a "F*** A**" job." Naturally, her new employer finds out.

By February 9, 2015

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Woman buys PlayStation at Target, gets box of Bibles

A California woman buys her boyfriend a Christmas present. When he opens his PS4 box and finds a surprise, he says he wants it only if the items are personally signed by Jesus Christ.

By December 31, 2014