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Asleep at the wheel: Searching for super-smart cars at CES

Manufacturers are showing off increasingly autonomous, connected vehicles in the quest for intelligent cars

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Wolfram Alpha working to challenge gadget blogs with searchable database

Want to know what 15-inch laptops are available for less than $1500? We can tell you. But soon, so will Wolfram Alpha.

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The cool and the weird: CES 2014 so far

As we scoured the city of Las Vegas for the craziest, the coolest and the weirdest tech, these 15 items caught our eye. And the show just started. Let's take a look.

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E-Go’s Cruiser turns anyone into a skateboarder

Peddling is for chumps. Let your smartphone do the work.

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Fast Sphero 2B buzzes along at 10 miles per hour

Our favorite robot ball gets a totally tubular big brother that can zip and flip around your living room at an impressive 10mph.

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'Mother' doll uses the Internet of Things to nag you

Sen.se's Mother doll connects to up to 24 programmable 'cookies' to alert you when certain conditions are met - or not.

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For the high-tech tinkerer, we pick 10 incredibly useful tools

If Santa had a high-tech workshop (and he probably does), he'd have these calipers, clamps, and other essentials.

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Google cheers contestants at Robotics Challenge

Now the owner of Boston Dynamics, Google rolls in to watch events at the DARPA Robotics Challenge.

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Essential tools for building, repairing, and upgrading PCs (and other electronic devices)

Using the right tools can mean the difference between a satisfyingly successful project and a regrettable disaster.