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Body Check Ball: A doctor in the hand

A pair of electrodes pass currents from your hand to the ball, which then churns out your health stats onto the LCD panel. No "Om" chant necessary.

By May 19, 2009


NYPD probes cop in YouTube body-check video

Officer is stripped of his gun and badge after a video posted on YouTube shows him body-checking a bicyclist during Critical Mass bicycle ride.

By July 28, 2008


Huawei Ascend Mate 7 is a massive metal mobile with a great battery

The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 packs a huge 6-inch display, an octa-core processor and an extremely capacious battery into a slim metal body. Check out our video review.

By October 7, 2014


Sony Xperia Z3 Compact is one of the best compact Android phones around

The Sony Xperia Z3 Compact packs a great camera, decent battery and tonnes of power into an attractive, waterproof and easily pocketable body. Check out our video review.

By October 2, 2014


Sony's Xperia Z2 tablet is super-skinny but searingly powerful

The Sony Xperia Z2 tablet is loaded with a monstrously powerful processor, a great full HD display and the latest version of Android, all wrapped up in a skinny, waterproof body. Check out our video review.

By April 1, 2014


Canon's ultimate soccer mom (or dad) camera?

The new PowerShot SX510 IS has just about everything you'd want in a pocket camera for capturing an active family.

By August 23, 2011


Trial starts for cop in YouTube cyclist-tackling clip

Video of New York policeman slamming cyclist to the pavement in 2008 stirred outrage. Now the former officer faces four years in prison.

By April 20, 2010


Eclipse tells ex-community director to 'go away'

Bjorn Freeman-Benson had become a thorn in the Eclipse Foundation's side, so Eclipse executive Mike Milinkovich very directly said, "You're a jerk. Go away."

By November 30, 2009


YouTube videos get widescreen treatment

Reflecting the growing popularity of content shot in the 16:9 aspect ratio, YouTube expands the viewable width of all videos that appear on the site.

By November 24, 2008


NYC's 911 system upgraded to accept photos, video

Tipsters can now send images from computers and Web-enabled cell phones and PDAs to the city's 911 and non-emergency hot lines to report crimes and quality-of-life issues.

By September 9, 2008