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Wolfgang Puck Pressure Oven

Packing the benefits of pressure cooking into a countertop oven is a pretty clever idea. Chef Puck's oven isn't perfect, and at $249 it isn't for everyone, but crafty home cooks will nonetheless appreciate its performance.

By 18 March 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating 18 March 2014

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Qualcomm reportedly considers breakup as investor applies pressure

Jana Partners, which holds a major stake in the chipmaker, says Qualcomm is hurting shareholders by not breaking out its licensing business.

By 22 July 2015

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Uber bows to pressure from German officials

The ride-hailing company changes its service and lowers its fees in Frankfurt and Munich to comply with local regulations. It's already agreed to similar alterations in Berlin, Duesseldorf and Hamburg.

By 22 April 2015

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Qualcomm feels investor pressure to spin off chip business

Activist investor Jana Partners has asked the chipmaker to divide its chip and patent licensing businesses in hopes of boosting Qualcomm's sagging share prices.

By 13 April 2015

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Appliance Science: The high-pressure physics of espresso coffee

What happens when engineers make coffee? Espresso. Appliance Science looks at the physics of this beloved (and reviled) coffee drink.

By 6 April 2015

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MD health monitor reads blood pressure, heart rate, temperature and more

This 5-in-1 monitor could save you a trip to the doctor's office.

By 2 March 2015

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Uber goes free in Seoul as pressure from city government mounts

The car-hailing service has been operating despite the city's argument that it's illegal. It says its latest move is an effort to establish "a consensus" with government officials.

By 26 February 2015

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Pressure is on: eBay needs to deliver after PayPal's spin-off

The split is a logical progression for PayPal, but eBay needs to show that it's also a smart decision for its core e-commerce business as Amazon lures away sellers.

By 1 October 2014

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Sony Xperia Z5 leak suggests 23-megapixel camera

The company's next flagship phone could improve low-light shots on its already well-liked camera.

By 29 August 2015

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​Appliance Science: The compressed chemistry of carbonation

What puts the fizz into fizzy drinks? Appliance Science looks at the science behind carbonated drinks like soda, pop, Coke or Pepsi.

By 27 August 2015