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Are Self-Driving Cars Legal?

Autonomous vehicle developers are testing self-driving cars on public streets, but don’t expect to buy your own just yet.

06/23/2014

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Tips For Your Next Road Trip

Going on a road trip? Here’s a list of great tips to make your outing that much better.

05/20/2014

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iBeacon Rolled Out In Seattle-Area Grocery Stores

Pretty soon, your phone might remind you to pick up laundry detergent as you peruse the microbrews in the supermarket, just a couple of aisles away.

CBS Seattle–01/06/2014

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Geotouring Adventures in Seattle

Geotouring is a high-tech scavenger hunt that usually shows off a city’s interesting and sometimes odd features. While Seattle has an event almost every weekend, cities such as Gig Harbor hold annual events.

11/19/2012

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Best Ways To Save During The Holiday Sales Rush

The race is on to be first in line for this year’s best deals on holiday gifts: Black Friday is almost here. Every year, the stores open earlier in the wee hours of the morning, some even open at midnight after Thanksgiving Day, while other stores start the Black Friday sales on Turkey Day itself. If you’re going to get up that early (on a day off, no less), it is important to be prepared.

11/13/2012

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Nestle Puts GPS Devices Inside Candy Bars To Track Winning Customers

Nestle is using GPS inside its candy bars to track its customers.

09/26/2012

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Police: Man Drives Into Harbor After GPS Gives Him Wrong Directions

A man was not familiar with an area he was driving in and when his GPS told him to make a right, he drove his car right into the water.

08/24/2012

The burned out remains of a home are pictured on Feb. 7, 2012 near Graham, Wash., where Josh Powell killed himself and his two sons, Charlie and Braden, in a fire during a court-ordered visit. (credit: Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Sheriff Unhappy With Dispatcher In Powell Case

SEATTLE (AP) — A 911 recording reveals a social worker’s urgent attempts over more than six minutes to get a dispatcher to send deputies after Josh Powell locked himself and his two sons in his […]

02/08/2012

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Microsoft Patents ‘Avoid Ghetto’ Feature For GPS Devices

Microsoft has been granted a patent for its “avoid ghetto” feature for GPS systems.

01/06/2012

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