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2017 Fiat 124 vs. 2016 Mazda MX-5: What two Miata faithfuls think of the Italian job

Mazda Miata drivers are understandably curious and skeptical about the Fiat 124 that's based on their much-loved roadster. So we put two Miata lovers into both current cars. Would they be convertible to the Italian take on their favorite drive? Let's find out.

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The 7 all-seeing cameras of the 2016 Cadillac CT6

The 2016 Cadillac CT6's subtle array of cameras helps the driver see 360 degrees around the vehicle.

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California demands a defiant Uber get self-driving cars off city streets

A standoff between Uber and the State of California became more serious on Friday when Uber rejected a demand to get permits for its self-driving car program and the state fired back with a threat of legal action.

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Stocking Stuffer Ideas, Deals and Discounts - Deal Alert

Here we've compiled a list of great techie stocking stuffer ideas that are reasonably priced, highly rated, and deeply discounted.

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Google may slam the brakes on its self-driving car to partner with auto makers

Google's parent company does not yet have the courage to build a car with no steering wheel or pedals, preferring to put its self-driving technology into existing cars from traditional auto manufacturers.

The Tech That Steers Delphi's Self Driving Car

We take a ride in Delphi's self-driving car, which tries to replicate what human drivers can see by building radars, LiDAR, and camera tech all around the vehicle.

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Apple's 'excited' about self-driving car potential

Apple has said in comments to the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that it is “excited” about the potential use of automated systems in many areas, including automobiles.

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Android Auto goes fully hands-free as 'OK Google' support revs up

OK Google! As promised at I/O, Google is beginning to push its voice-controlled smartphone assistant to cars.

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Report: Intel plans to make the Core i7 the brains behind self-driving cars

After committing $250 million to self-driving cars earlier this month, it appears Intel is joining forces with Delphi and ex-Tesla partner Mobileye.

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Intel races to put autonomous cars on streets with new driving group

As the PC market levels out, Intel believes it has a big future in autonomous cars.

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45% off Bestrix Universal Tablet Car Headrest Cradle - Deal Alert

Bestrix Universal Headrest Tablet mount provides an easy solution to use your iPad while you are mobile. It can hold all tablets including all versions of Apple iPads, Samsung Tab and all tablets up to 11’’. 360 rotation allows users a perfect view of the tablet from various positions in the car.

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Best Deals of the Week, November 7th - November 11th - Deal Alert

Check out this roundup of the best deals on gadgets, gear and other cool stuff we have found this week, the week of November 7th. All items are highly rated, and dramatically discounted.

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Android Auto gets rid of that pesky car requirement

With the latest update, you can use the driver-optimized interface right on your phone or tablet, with no special car hardware necessary.

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Best Deals of the Week, October 24th - October 28th - Deal Alert

Check out this roundup of the best deals on gadgets, gear and other cool stuff we have found this week, the week of October 24th. All items are highly rated, and dramatically discounted.

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Intel wants to make its Internet of Things chips see, think, and act

While ARM introduced two minuscule processor architectures with new security features on Tuesday, Intel unveiled its Atom E3900 chips with a focus on computer vision and industrial-grade timing.

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US transport agency guidance on vehicle cybersecurity irks lawmakers

Guidance from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for improving motor vehicle cybersecurity has attracted criticism from lawmakers who said that mandatory security standards were required.