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Appliance Science: The hot physics of induction cooktops

How can an electric field cook your dinner? Through the science of induction. In our latest Appliance Science column, we look at how induction cooktops work.

By January 12, 2015

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Razor E300 electric scooter offers nothing but the basics (pictures)

Razor's simple E300 electric scooter can handle adult riders, but its lack of a charge indicator or lights makes it little more than a toy.

8 Images By November 25, 2014

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President's broadband push pits FCC against states

President Obama gave the FCC his blessing this week to use its regulatory authority to pre-empt state laws prohibiting cities and towns from building broadband networks, but the agency will face opposition.

By January 17, 2015

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FCC chairman on schools: Basic connectivity is now inadequate

Chairman Tom Wheeler makes his case for higher-speed Internet access in schools, proposing a plan to increase the monthly fee in phone bills by 16 cents to cover new investment.

By November 17, 2014

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Facebook gets down to Privacy Basics for simplicity's sake

The giant social network refreshes its data policy to make it shorter and less complicated, leading the way with a new how-to and tips guide.

By November 13, 2014

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Congressional Republicans propose their Net neutrality fix

A bill introduced Friday claims to protect Internet openness without reclassifying broadband as a utility. But it also guts the FCC's regulatory authority.

By January 16, 2015

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eBay mirror, mirror on the wall -- are you talking to me?

The e-commerce giant's fitting room of the future lands at Nordstrom and Rebecca Minkoff stores.

By January 18, 2015

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Amazon Basics vs. Monoprice: Which HDMI cable to buy?

Both AmazonBasics and Monoprice offer far better HDMI cable prices than any brick-and-mortar store. Between these two, which one is cheaper? We take a look.

By August 11, 2014

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MultiBlend combines basic blending with a budget price

If $40 is all you can spend on a blender, the Hamilton Beach MultiBlend is a shrewd, not sexy option.

By August 4, 2014

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Polaroid's XS100i hits the action cam basics at a good price

No, it's not a GoPro, but if you're just after a good general-purpose action cam, the XS100i is worth a look.

By July 18, 2014