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10.03.15
ICYMI: Grippy robot hands, smarten up your dumb car and more
10.03.15

ICYMI: Grippy robot hands, smarten up your dumb car and more

We explain the meta solar-powered lamp, how insurance companies will probably use car tech to penalize you, and all the headlines you missed for the week- in today's ICYMI.

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01.24.15
The government wants you to buy a car with smarter brakes
01.24.15

The government wants you to buy a car with smarter brakes

Autonomous cars may have been all the rage at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, but most of t...

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06.06.14
Connected car model gives us a glimpse of the automobiles of the future
06.06.14

Connected car model gives us a glimpse of the automobiles of the future

Your dream car is (choose one): A.) A bumper-to-bumper candy-color paint-job, ostrich seats and 2...

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04.12.13
Editorial: Self-driving cars FTW, but not for everybody
04.12.13

Editorial: Self-driving cars FTW, but not for everybody

I drive a two-seat roadster known for its great handling. The last thing I want is for a machine t...

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10.03.12
Smart unveils third-gen Fortwo Electric Drive EV, we take it for quiet and speedy spin (video)
10.03.12

Smart unveils third-gen Fortwo Electric Drive EV, we take it for quiet and speedy spin (video)

Now that Smart's second-gen Fortwo Electric Drive EV has gotten its year of time on the roads, the...

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10.02.12
Toyota's Smart Insect concept EV packs Kinect motion sensor, voice recognition (video)
10.02.12

Toyota's Smart Insect concept EV packs Kinect motion sensor, voice recognition (video)

Toyota is showing off its new Smart Insect prototype at the company's CEATEC booth. The fully elec...

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05.22.12
Dragon Drive! lets you take the wheel, while Nuance takes dictation
05.22.12

Dragon Drive! lets you take the wheel, while Nuance takes dictation

Do you like your cars smart? Are you itching to drive something a bit more K.I.T.T. than KIA? Well...

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11.13.11
Suzuki's Q-concept micro car tries to out-smart the Smart
11.13.11

Suzuki's Q-concept micro car tries to out-smart the Smart

Inner-city cars have been getting smaller and smaller, but Suzuki's Q-concept micro car takes ext...

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08.30.11
Ford's Evos concept is the cloud-connected hybrid EV of our future (video)
08.30.11

Ford's Evos concept is the cloud-connected hybrid EV of our future (video)

Not ready for the future? Too bad, it's here -- well, at least in concept form. Debuting soo...

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