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'Sphere' looks past stellar glare to find exoplanets

A device known as "Sphere," attached to the Very Large Telescope in Chile, has achieved first light using three novel methods to peek into the brightness.

By June 4, 2014


3 things you should know before you buy your next laptop

From the Cheapskate: The best laptop deal isn't always the deal you should choose. The most important "feature"? Usability.

By September 3, 2015


3D-printed machine sorts Skittles by colour

An Arduino-powered DIY project uses a colour sensor to automatically sort and separate Skittles.

By September 8, 2015


Princess Leia 'Star Wars' collectible doesn't need rescuing

Move over, Han Solo and Luke Skywalker: with two types of blasters, this super-realistic Princess Leia figure from Hot Toys can take care of itself.

By July 23, 2015


Get an Asus ZenBook UX305 for $599 shipped

This powerful Ultrabook was already a solid deal at $699, but now you can score $100 off. And you definitely should.

By May 15, 2015


Cree looks to transform office lighting

With new, smartly engineered LED fixtures, the North Carolina manufacturer plans on bringing office lighting into the 21st century.

By April 28, 2015


Xiaomi's plan to be No. 1 in India begins with the Mi 4i

Global Vice President Hugo Barra had an idea in mind when he joined the Chinese phone giant two years ago. The result is the Mi 4i, a cheap flagship phone for India.

By April 27, 2015


Get an Asus 11.6-inch laptop with Windows 8.1 for $179.99

Budget specs? Yep. Killer deal anyway? Yep.

By March 24, 2015


Polar Pro filters help smooth out drone video Jell-O effect

Tired of wobble in your aerial video? These lightweight ND and polarized filters might just do the trick.

By March 18, 2015


In Mercedes-Benz's autonomous concept, we are all coddled passengers

The Mercedes-Benz F 015 concept looks beyond the mechanics of self-driving cars to explore how we'll interact with them once they're here.

By March 17, 2015