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Foaming washer for easy chores

The Samsung WF431 High Capacity Washer with PowerFoam Technology and Vibration Reduction Technology mixes detergent, water, and air together to create foam. Designed to reduce the burden of doing laundry, the washer has several time-saving operation modes.

By Jul. 13, 2011

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Kids won't do chores? There's an app for that

You Rules Chores for iOS turns the weekly chore chart into a game, pitting kid against kid in a bloodthirsty battle to do the most work! Well, maybe not bloodthirsty.

By Oct. 28, 2011

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Field Agent for iPhone pays you to do chores

New iPhone app promises to pay you a few bucks here and there to fill out surveys, take photos, and do various other bits of legwork.

By Apr. 20, 2010

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HouseKeeper app reminds you to do forgotten chores

Did you remember to clean the gutters? Replace the baking soda? Change out the water filter? This flawed but handy app sends e-mail and SMS reminders.

By Feb. 5, 2010

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It's war! (on your chores)

Do battle against your chores, and others with Chore Wars, an online game to help make chores more bearable.

By Jul. 25, 2007

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Kids earn online points for real-world chores

Handipoints lets parents set a list of tasks for their child, like washing the dishes, and kids have some fun online in the process.

By Apr. 3, 2008

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Replace Intel? Nah. Tilera chips aimed at peaceful coexistence

The new Tile-IQ effort is designed to use the company's aggressively multicore processors to try to unburden x86 servers bogged down by networking chores.

By Oct. 16, 2013

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Choppi electric garlic peeler aims to make life a little easier

The Ariete Choppi is designed to make an unpopular kitchen chore as easy as pressing a button. The small kitchen appliance can also chop and store.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Carrot Alarm for iOS

If you battle the urge to keep hitting the snooze button, Carrot Alarm delivers more fun and more features than other alarm apps.

By Aug. 20, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Aug. 20, 2013

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Thanksgiving in space: Irradiated turkey on the menu

Six astronauts on the International Space Station will enjoy a tweaked version of the traditional Thanksgiving menu.

By Nov. 25, 2013