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gumball

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Data jockeys tackle the chaos of severe weather

At the national Storm Prediction Center, meteorologists work non-stop to forecast the tornadoes and severe thunderstorms that plague the U.S. CNET Road Trip stopped by to visit.

By July 18, 2014

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Meet the mind behind the zombie head gumball machine

Artist Thomas Kuebler shares the inspiration behind his frightening and funny severed-head gumball machine.

By July 25, 2012

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Joysticks and Gear Shifts: OutRun

Max Prince chases down the good, bad, and bizarre from the golden age of coin-operated motoring arcade games. This time, he opens a fine bottle of SEGA OutRun and finds out if this '86 has mellowed or turned.

By November 2, 2013

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$1.55 million Tumbler Batmobile ready to race

A Saudi Arabian team has built a replica of Batman's Tumbler for the 15th anniversary Gumball 3000 rally starting May 19 and going from Denmark to Monaco.

By May 8, 2013

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The mystery man behind Megaupload piracy fight

A 300-pound hacker, street racer, and convicted computer criminal is allegedly menacing filmmakers. The founder of Megaupload, a service accused in a lawsuit of encouraging illegal file sharing, is a character right out of a studio script.

By August 4, 2011

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Guinness World Record for iPad typing broken

How fast can you type the alphabet on an iPad? The previous record of 6.31 seconds has been busted by the teenage son of Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili who did it in 5.26 seconds.

By July 5, 2011

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Macintosh designer linked to Google+ user interface

Google+ circles, swooshes, and fadeaway menus can be attributed, in part, to one of the original designers of the Macintosh software, Andy Hertzfeld.

By June 29, 2011

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Bracketron MobileDock sticks the landing

It may seem like gumball machine tech, but the Bracketron MobileDock is a very secure mount for in-car smartphone use.

By August 9, 2010

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Bracketron Nav-Mat II is a good kind of tacky

The supersticky Bracketron Nav-Mat II is a worthwhile option for dash-mounting your GPS device without potentially damaging your vehicle in the process.

By August 10, 2010

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Rich and gaudy: The Gumball 3000 kicks off

CNET Car Tech stops by the start of the 10th annual Gumball 3000 rally, and only likes a little of what it sees.

By August 12, 2008