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Food-gnashing compost container tops Grommet awards

In a battle of product pitches, between biodegrable cat boxes, sensory toys, toothy compost bins, and other gizmos, two products emerge victorious.

By Mar. 21, 2014


Wear a mini 3D-printed container garden as a necklace

Put some plant life in your fashion sense with tiny, wearable 3D-printed containers made to hold living greenery.

By Jan. 13, 2014


Shipping container is your new disaster-zone home

The EDV-01 quickly converts to a two-story structure that can shelter two people comfortably for a month.

By Aug. 1, 2012


Stein of Science: Liquid nitrogen-grade booze container

Drink up, science geeks. Funranium Labs offers high-octane coffee (to be taken in small doses) and beer steins tough enough for liquid nitrogen.

By May. 21, 2012


Bake and store in one container

Skip at least one batch of dirty dishes by baking in Bake n' Keep Food Storage Containers.

By Jan. 29, 2009


Explaining the cloud: A container of containers

Analogies make the world go round. The cloud is like a cargo ship packed with containers.

By Oct. 20, 2008


Three lessons from the shipping container

The history of the shipping container has some useful lessons as we move toward virtualized IT and cloud computing.

By Aug. 4, 2009


Microsoft data centers go beyond the container

Redmond says that the next generation of data center will have everything except the concrete floor already pre-built.

By Mar. 23, 2010


Microsoft data centers: Beyond the container (images)

With the latest iteration of its data center design, Microsoft has created self-contained units that can be pre-built and shipped anywhere in the world.

5 Images By Mar. 23, 2010


A PDC peek at a Microsoft server container (photos)

At its developer conference, Microsoft shows off the fourth generation of its data center design as it moves toward Azure and the cloud.

6 Images By Nov. 18, 2009