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One year later, Hyperloop remains a fantasy

Elon Musk's tube transport concept unveiled a year ago remains just that: a concept. It also proves that even when the Internet falls in love, radical ideas rarely exit the realm of fiction.

By August 13, 2014

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Pizza Gio is Australia's first pizza vending machine

The vending machine dispenses artisan pizza in less than three minutes, for not too much dough.

By August 10, 2014

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GE releases instructions for 3D-printable jet engine

If you head over to Thingiverse, you can get instructions for a hand-cranked, 3D-printable jet engine, courtesy of GE.

By July 21, 2014

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Should I buy a used plasma TV?

From eBay to store demo models, Amazon to your neighbor who’s moving, there are some tempting deals out there. But is a used plasma worth the money, or any money?

By April 17, 2014

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Security firm claims Russian government makes malware

German firm G Data Security alleges that newly detected malware known as "Uroburos" was made by the Russian government.

By February 28, 2014

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Your next refrigerator may run on magnets

Refrigerators with compressors could become obsolete within a decade as engineers improve on magnetic refrigeration technology.

By February 10, 2014

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Snowmaking with computers and an iPhone

To prepare for the Sochi Winter Olympics, organizers have hundreds of snowmaking machines ready to go. It's the same type of equipment being used at Northstar California ski resort in Lake Tahoe, where CNET got a look at its automated snowmaking system.

By February 5, 2014

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Reverse Listening Device channels sound to opposite ears

An art project modifies a set of headphones for the unusual purpose of redirecting sound around a person's head.

By January 20, 2014

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Holiday deal roundup

It's time to deal so check back often to see what the latest offers are. But don't wait; many of these are limited-time and limited-quantity offers. And if you see a deal that you feel is worthy, drop us a note and we'll do our best to add it to the list.

By November 28, 2013

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Pedal Power: pedal your desk to power your laptop

Pedal Power aims to increase environmentally friendly electricity usage with an off-grid, pedal-powered electricity generator that can power a laptop for six hours.

By November 19, 2013