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Blister packaging is just more DRM -- please kill it

We all hate blister packaging. You know the stuff: the thick plastic vacuum-sealed casing that makes it almost impossible to get at your new gadget with anything other than a bread knife

By Jan. 30, 2008


Power switch failure of new Power Mac G4s: Apple replies

Power switch failure of new Power Mac G4s: Apple replies

By Nov. 3, 2000


Automatic opener opens more than cans

The Hamilton Beach OpenStation Can Opener opens much more than cans.

By Dec. 15, 2009


Panasonic Ergo-Fit

For under $10, you'll be hard-pressed to find in-ear headphones that sound better and are more comfortable than the Panasonic ErgoFit RP-HJE120s.

By Jun. 7, 2012

4 stars Editor's rating Jun. 7, 2012

Action film inspires low-cost test for chemical weapon attacks

A researcher says he got his idea to use a nerve-gas antidote to create an inexpensive litmus paper-like nerve-gas sensor after watching "The Rock."

By Mar. 15, 2012


Weasley twins demo Harry Potter for Kinect

Electronic Arts shows a demo of a Harry Potter game that takes advantage of Microsoft's motion-sensing technology. To show it off, it calls on the actors who played the Weasley twins in the Harry Potter movies.

By Aug. 18, 2010


The new Windows 7 ad is, um, happy

Microsoft launches Windows 7 advertising Friday, with a spot that is so happy that you'd think the company might be experiencing something akin to joy, or at least relief.

By Sep. 10, 2009


'Package Shark' puts a bite on plastic

Death to bubble packs

By Mar. 1, 2007


Leak Week makes CES better (opinion)

Will there be any news left to announce on CES 2012 Press Day? After a week of press leaks ahead of the big show, Lindsey Turrentine concludes that this year's sieve of a tech show may work best for everyone involved.

By Jan. 8, 2012


Review: 2008 Subaru Impreza WRX STI

CNET Car Tech reviews the 2008 Subaru Impreza WRX STI.

By Mar. 3, 2008