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No surround sound in Vista? Creative tries a little ALchemy

You thought Vista was super-clever didn't you? Well it's not -- it can barely manage surround-sound audio on even the most basic of games

By Jan. 22, 2007

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Qwik Wisk puts a spin on whisks

Instead of traditional looped tines, the Mastrad Qwik Wisk uses a central core. By pulling and pushing the handle, the central core spins to recreate the whisking action.

By Aug. 7, 2013

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Bling! Researchers create 24k gold in the lab

There's gold in them thar chlorides! Researchers at Michigan State University figure out how to transmute a toxic chemical compound into solid gold.

By Oct. 4, 2012

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<b>Mercutio bug: a follow-up

Mercutio bug: a follow-up

By Dec. 12, 1997

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In your face, Facebook style

commentary You won't be able to ignore ads on Facebook any longer, and that's going to thrill advertisers and Wall Street -- unless users are like me and hate it.

By Mar. 30, 2013

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Scientists transform cement into liquid metal

Laser beams and an aerodynamic levitator help scientists melt cement into a metallic-glass material that can act as a semiconductor.

By May. 28, 2013

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Measuring cup adds a spoon and a scale

The Starfrit Digital Measuring Spoon Scale with Interchangeable Cups can measure volume or weight. Two separate attachments handle wet or dry ingredients.

By Sep. 26, 2012

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The 10 worst tablets of 2011

During 2011, manufacturers big and small tried their best to offer an attractive iPad alternative. Here are the 10 products that flopped, big-time.

By Dec. 17, 2011

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Maxtor 160GB drive does not format to full size

Maxtor 160GB drive does not format to full size

By Nov. 9, 2001