27 Results for

adhesion

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The holy grail of adhesives?

A gecko-inspired adhesive from a University of Massachusetts research team can hold up to 700 pounds on a sheet the size of an index card.

By Mar. 23, 2012

Editors' Take

Seidio Innotraveler Universal Car Mount

The Seidio Innotraveler's hinged structure proved difficult to adjust, and its screws were prone to come loose in our testing.

By Jun. 3, 2013

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Apple 17 inch Studio Display vertical lines glitch confirmed by Apple

Apple 17 inch Studio Display vertical lines glitch confirmed by Apple

By Feb. 15, 1999

Editors' Take

iOttie Easy One Touch smartphone mount

With its spring-loaded clamp, the Easy One Touch holds a phone firmly in your car, but allows for easy removal.

By Sep. 5, 2013

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Wireless tooth tattoo can detect bad bacteria

Researchers at Princeton say the sensor adheres to dental enamel and might one day continuously monitor a patient's health.

By Jun. 6, 2012

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Walking like Spider-Man may not be so far off

Cornell researchers say they've come up with a liquid-adhesion device that could lead to load-bearing Post-it-like notes and bonding shoes for people seeking Spidey-like traction.

By Feb. 5, 2010

Review

Clingo Universal Car Phone Mount

The Clingo Universal Car Phone Mount would be an excellent smartphone mount if not for the need for frequent cleaning.

By Dec. 17, 2012

2.5 stars Editor's rating Dec. 17, 2012
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Racing driver compares Gran Turismo 5 with real life in lap of Nurburgring

A pro racing driver has created a video of himself completing a lap of the Nurburgring in both Gran Turismo 5 and real life. Turns out the game is pretty realistic.

By Dec. 7, 2010

Review

2014 Chevrolet Impala LT

It may look like a high-strung sports sedan, but the 2014 Chevrolet Impala LT is all about pampering its driver with a comfortable ride without breaking the bank. The new MyLink tech isn't the best in this class, but it gets the job done.

By Jul. 12, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jul. 12, 2013
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Afinia H-Series H479

No 3D printer is perfect yet, but the Afinia H-Series H479 3D printer is the most approachable model we've reviewed, and we'd recommend it to anyone serious about getting started with 3D printing.

By Apr. 4, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Apr. 4, 2013