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Canon’s new baby DSLR may be world’s smallest, but isn’t short on performance

With a body that's more than 20 percent smaller and lighter, Canon's new EOS Rebel SL1 is geared toward buyers who want something more advanced but aren't willing to trade up to much larger DSLRs.

Besides a few updates, Canon’s new Rebel T5i is anything but groundbreaking

Canon announces a new flagship model in the entry-level EOS Rebel DSLR series. Other than a few minor updates, however, the T5i doesn't offer any significant improvements over its predecessor.
Cool Tech

NYC rolling out touchscreen displays in subways for directions, schedules

Ideal for NYC residents and tourists looking for the fastest way to reach another part of the city using the subway, the MTA will be installing touchscreen displays at select stations later this year.

Send to Kindle debuts for Mac & PC, gives Instapaper a run for its money

Reading your favorite websites on the go just got even easier. Amazon extended its Kindle empire further today with the launch of the "Send to Kindle" button and application.

Does Maserati really need to build a $1.3-million version of the LaFerrari?

Maserati is reportedly considering a LaFerrari-based supercar flagship of its own, much like the 2004 Ferrari Enzo-based Maserati MC12. Should it make the move, Maserati will have to choose between the Ferrari V12 or upping its own…
Home Theater

Samsung’s $40,000 bomb-drop is bound to boil some blood

Samsung didn't mention the price of its 85-inch Ultra HDTV during its presentation, but disclosed the astronomical figure in a press release later that day. We describe our shock as we learned moment before the event the magic number was…

Hey Honda, where are the new ‘classic’ bikes? Modern tech can make them great – again

Honda seems to still be asleep at the handlebars when it comes to what many riders want: cool-looking classics that ride like modern machines and include the tech goodness present in Big Red's cutting-edge cars and sportbikes.

CIA reportedly makes $600M deal with Amazon to build cloud computing system

Amazon and the CIA may have worked out a now not-so-secret $600 million deal that will have the e-commerce company building a private cloud for the agency within the next ten years.

NY Auto Show preview: Jaguar XJR roars with 550 hp

The XJR may be a big, cushy Mercedes S-Class rival, but it packs the 5.0-liter supercharged V8 from the fiery XFR-S and XKR-S.

NY Auto Show preview: Volvo V60 plug-in hybrid scheduled for American debut

Volvo's V60 plug-in diesel hybrid will make the trip across the pond for the New York Auto Show, but will Americans approve of this unique vehicle?

Raspberry Pi Dynamic Headlight detects and projects your bicycle’s speed

If you've ever used a bicycle speedometer you know how much of a pain it is to take your eyes off the road to see your speed. The Raspberry Pi Dynamic Headlight, a small computer mounted to a bike, can help by detecting the bike's speed and…

Report: Eco Hondas carrying only drivers are crowding California carpool lanes – legally

Honda ranks as the brand with the most current vehicles eligible for single-occupant access to California's high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) carpool lanes, which is the most of any full-line automaker.