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06.08.12
2013 Chevy Volt stretches out the electric miles, works harder for the money
06.08.12

2013 Chevy Volt stretches out the electric miles, works harder for the money

Every car gets a mid-life refresh to keep the customers flocking in, but a hybrid poses its own un...

By J. Fingas,   06.08.12
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06.01.12
NASA's Robonaut 2 shown pushing buttons, firing lasers on the ISS (video)
06.01.12

NASA's Robonaut 2 shown pushing buttons, firing lasers on the ISS (video)

Robonaut 2 is the International Space Station's friendly 300-pound killbot android assistant. It's...

By D. Cooper,   06.01.12
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05.26.12
Mobile Miscellany: week of May 21st, 2012
05.26.12

Mobile Miscellany: week of May 21st, 2012

Not all mobile news is destined for the front page, but if you're like us and really want to know...

By Z. Lutz,   05.26.12
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05.04.12
Audi, GM, others unite on 20-minute EV charging standard for green drivers in a rush
05.04.12

Audi, GM, others unite on 20-minute EV charging standard for green drivers in a rush

Fast-charging an EV isn't new in itself, but deciding on a standard for it is. Which is why we're...

By J. Fingas,   05.04.12
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03.28.12
Cadillac focuses on safety with vibrating drivers' seats, other accident avoidance tech (video)
03.28.12

Cadillac focuses on safety with vibrating drivers' seats, other accident avoidance tech (video)

To say General Motors' Cadillac division is taking safety seriously on its upcoming 2013 vehicles w...

By J. Pollicino,   03.28.12
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03.24.12
Chevrolet replacing 120-volt power cords on most Volt automobiles
03.24.12

Chevrolet replacing 120-volt power cords on most Volt automobiles

If you're one of the 10,000 or so folks who pay insurance on a Chevrolet Volt, you may have a new ca...

By D. Murph,   03.24.12
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03.05.12
RelayRides hooks up with GM, opens P2P car sharing to OnStar subs
03.05.12

RelayRides hooks up with GM, opens P2P car sharing to OnStar subs

Usually when a stranger gets behind the wheel of your car, it's more a situation for the authoritie...

By J. Volpe,   03.05.12
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02.29.12
Envia's GM-backed battery delivers huge energy density, lower costs, headaches for competitors
02.29.12

Envia's GM-backed battery delivers huge energy density, lower costs, headaches for competitors

If you're one of those worried about the battery on your expensive EV running out, look away now. E...

By J. Trew,   02.29.12
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01.24.12
Chevy Volt safe from fire hazard after all, says government
01.24.12

Chevy Volt safe from fire hazard after all, says government

The Chevy Volt isn't prone to catching fire after all, says the National Highway Traffic Safety Adm...

By P. Cohen,   01.24.12
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