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Sporting Trials and the Story of Lotus Cars

This is the little-known story of Lotus cars and the grassroots motorsport that inspired Colin Chapman to build super-lightweight race cars. Many folks may know a little bit about the original Lotus 7 from the 1950s, and their modern kit car incarnations, but what happened to the Lotuses numbered 1 through 6?

By Feb. 27, 2014

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James Bond had a drinking problem, researchers conclude

Agent 007's love of "shaken, not stirred" martinis may have been a result of alcohol-induced tremors, say the authors of a silly study examining Bond's health. They also estimate he'd die by 56.

By Dec. 16, 2013

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Yitang Zhang: A prime-number proof and a world of persistence

An exciting breakthrough by an academic little known before last year is firing up mathematicians. Now even playwrights are getting in on the act.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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Krell KID iPod dock: £1,300... for an iPod dock

Krell is bringing the world's most expensive iPod dock to the UK, and it'll cost you as much as a small car or a large donkey

By Feb. 21, 2008

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Sirius Satellite Radio: Still sounds awful after all these years

The Audiophiliac rants about the good, bad, and ugly of Sirius Satellite Radio.

By Jan. 29, 2008

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Grundig is back!

The great-grandfather of tech is back in the UK, and it's equipped with a fancy new range of HDTVs and DVD recorders

By Jun. 16, 2006

Review

ACD VideoMagic 1.0

Though we wish that VideoMagic 1.0 let you import clips from a camcorder, it's still a good buy for beginners looking for a quick-and-dirty way to edit home movies.

By Oct. 3, 2002

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 3, 2002

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