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'Bartesian' appliance whips up capsule-style cocktails in a jiffy (Tomorrow Daily 201)

On one hand, we love the idea of a Keurig-esque machine to make all those specialty cocktails our friends want when they come over. On the other hand, we're not sure if a machine will ever match the power of a good bartender.

By July 1, 2015

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'Bartesian' is a Keurig-like machine, but for alcohol (Tomorrow Daily 201)

Khail and Ashley discuss how often they would use a Keurig-esque mixed drink dispenser, how former NASA engineering interns might get an aircraft on Mars and a lamp that would (theoretically) make money for you. #TDMakeMe

By July 1, 2015

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When are more expensive cables worth it?

HDMI, USB, speaker, and other cables come in a wide variety of prices. Is it ever worth it to spend more? Actually, sometimes yes.

By June 20, 2015

Review

Roku 3 (2015)

Voice search makes the Roku 3 the best video streamer in its price class, but if you don't need it or the remote's headphone jack, save some money and get the Roku 2.

By April 10, 2015

4.5 stars Editors' rating April 10, 2015
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Audi is sending a Quattro rover to the moon for the Google Lunar XPrize

The German car company and team Part Time Scientists partner up to send a four-wheel-drive rover to the moon, where it'll compete for $30 million in prize money.

By June 25, 2015

Review

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3

Delivering midrange features at an entry-level price, the Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 is the company's best smartphone to date -- and a great deal for the money.

By April 27, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 27, 2015
Review

HP Officejet 4630

The HP Officejet 4630 isn't the fastest printer on the market, but it delivers professional-quality prints and future-proof features like cloud connectivity and HP Instant Ink that can potentially save shoppers a lot of money on refill cartridges.

By June 12, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating June 12, 2015
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'Jurassic World' eating up box office record

Technically Incorrect: You thought dinosaur movies were done? Not quite, as the latest Jurassic movie heads for an enormous weekend of money-grabbing, said to be the biggest June hit of all time.

By June 13, 2015

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Facebook updates Messenger app's payments feature

The world's largest social network says it's making it simpler to send money through its messaging service.

By May 27, 2015

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Websites for sore eyes: Shopping for glasses online

Picking out new prescription glasses used to be a process: you'd try on dozens and dozens of frames, only to spend a lot of money and wait weeks for their arrival. Now, it's easy to go online and order an inexpensive pair from one of the several new sites designed for a pain-free shopping experience. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the best places to buy eyewear online in the Tech Minute.

By June 3, 2015