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carpets

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Roku's latest channel goes live, literally, with Livestream

Roku has long had live elements among its hundreds of channels, but a new one from Livestream injects the set-top box with its first dedicated wholly to at-that-moment events.

By Sep. 4, 2013

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Eating food off the floor may be OK, scientist says

A microbiologist experiments with dropping food on various surfaces to see how much bacteria they pick up. Carpet is, apparently, not bad at all. And the five-second rule might be just right.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Magnus Walker's 1966 Irish Green Porsche 911: We caught up with the Urban Outlaw

Magnus Walker is a passionate man. He's worked hard to get to where he is and is now able to indulge his passion for Porsches. We spoke to him about his 1966 Irish Green 911.

By Oct. 4, 2013

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Dyson DC65 Animal Upright Vacuum

The DC41's design disappointed us, and the DC65's isn't any better. Despite the strong performance scores, this pricey Dyson is still difficult to recommend.

By Apr. 10, 2014

3 stars Editor's rating Apr. 10, 2014
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Behind Google profits, massive spending on computing gear

Google's spending on infrastructure is big and getting bigger -- more than doubling to $2.23 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013.

By Jan. 31, 2014

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Electrolux Ergorapido Power

If you're set on an Electrolux stick vacuum, I recommend the Ergorapido Power over the worse-performing UltraPower Studio, but the Hoover Linx offers superior value and performance.

By Apr. 1, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 1, 2014

MSRP: $229.99

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Ex-pro athlete uses tweets to track down house-trashing teens

Brian Holloway learned on Twitter that his house was being used by hundreds of teens for an unauthorized party and used their tweets to identify those he thinks are responsible for $20,000 in damage.

By Sep. 18, 2013

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Samsung Motion Sync Bagless Upright Vacuum with Fully Detachable Handheld

If your cleaning needs are limited to dust and other small stuff, this Samsung is stellar, but plenty of other uprights deliver better performance and usability for less.

By Apr. 4, 2014

3 stars Editor's rating Apr. 4, 2014
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Dyson levels up in the U.S. with two new '2 Tier Radial' vacuums

The Dyson DC47 and the Dyson DC50 are the two newest high performance vacuums offered by the company. Internal refinements and a second tier combine to create better airflow.

By May. 12, 2013

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Shark Rotator Pro Lift-Away

The Shark is a very good vacuum with solid construction and intuitive design. Other models may have performed better, but none of them can match this sweeper's value for the price.

By Oct. 11, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 11, 2013