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07.01.14
Madrid's parking meters now charge extra if you drive a fuel hog
07.01.14

Madrid's parking meters now charge extra if you drive a fuel hog

Madrid has an air quality problem, and it's taking an unusual approach to getting the offending ve...

By J. Fingas,   07.01.14
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06.22.14
Chicago is getting lamp posts that count people and track pollution
06.22.14

Chicago is getting lamp posts that count people and track pollution

Apparently, Chicago is becoming even more like its Watch Dogs doppelganger than we first thought....

By J. Fingas,   06.22.14
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03.28.14
TUAW at Macworld/iWorld 2014: Kamino
03.28.14

TUAW at Macworld/iWorld 2014: Kamino

Kamino is a new free app that is making its debut at Macworld/iWorld 2014. Described as an "urban d...

By S. Sande,   03.28.14
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01.09.14
Here's what the iPhone reveals about suburbanites vs. city dwellers
01.09.14

Here's what the iPhone reveals about suburbanites vs. city dwellers

I grew up in the suburbs. The first 20 years of my life, I was stuck, dumb and happy, in the Midwes...

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03.04.13
Toyota i-Road EV concept leans like a motorcycle, won't soak you or your wallet
03.04.13

Toyota i-Road EV concept leans like a motorcycle, won't soak you or your wallet

Automakers love to trot out urban-only EV cars, if sometimes only in their dreams, but there's inv...

By J. Fingas,   03.04.13
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09.21.12
Saints Row: The Third free to play, on sale this weekend on Steam
09.21.12

Saints Row: The Third free to play, on sale this weekend on Steam

Despite its crass and often offensive tone, Saints Row: The Third was quite well done, and turned t...

By M. Schramm,   09.21.12
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03.25.11
Microsoft unites with former exec in building a 'smart city' in Portugal
03.25.11

Microsoft unites with former exec in building a 'smart city' in Portugal

If you want better cities, goes the theory herein, you'll have to start at their very foundations. S...

By Vlad Savov,   03.25.11
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12.17.10
Volkswagen's London Taxi Concept: smaller, prettier, more electric than the real thing
12.17.10

Volkswagen's London Taxi Concept: smaller, prettier, more electric than the real thing

London would do well to dispense with the Concept label right now and just turn these into its next...

By Vlad Savov,   12.17.10
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09.02.10
Symantec mobilizes Snoop Dogg's cybercrime unit
09.02.10

Symantec mobilizes Snoop Dogg's cybercrime unit

You know what? Snoop has really done more than any technology company has to bring products to new...

By T. Wolbe,   09.02.10
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