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Google doodle celebrates Heinrich Rudolf Hertz

Today's Google doodle celebrates the birthday of Heinrich Hertz, a German physicist who expanded the electromagnetic theory of light.

By February 22, 2012

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NASA finds 'Mighty Mouse' pulsar brighter than 10 million suns

The discovery of a new unusually bright dead star leads astronomers to question assumptions about a type of cosmic radiation -- and pulsars themselves.

By October 8, 2014

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Beats Buster: Blue Mo-Fi headphones

Blue's Mo-Fi headphone looks and feels like nothing else, but what about the sound?

By September 24, 2014

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Hitting the road with Hertz's NeverLost GPS

Now in its fifth generation, the Hertz NeverLost system has evolved to include features such as a touch-screen interface and Internet-connectivity. We were tossed the keys to a Hertz rental vehicle and given the task of seeing if the system meets our expectations for a modern GPS device.

By August 18, 2010

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Seriously tiny but powerful monitor speakers from Finland

The Audiophiliac auditions the tiny Genelec G One powered monitor speakers and F One subwoofer.

By June 21, 2014

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Hertz, Marriott offer electric car tryouts

Customers will have a chance to rent and test-drive leading electric vehicles at certain Hertz rental locations, including two Marriott hotels in the San Francisco Bay Area.

By August 24, 2011

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JL Audio E-Sub e110: The best small subwoofer yet

The Audiophiliac give the lowdown on the stupendous JL Audio E-Sub e110.

By May 3, 2014

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Microsoft keyboard prototype integrates gesture control

Microsoft Research has designed a keyboard that integrates gesture controls for a more seamless user interface.

By April 28, 2014

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First Earth-size planet that may hold water confirmed

Kepler-186f orbits an M dwarf star in the constellation Cygnus. More importantly, it's the first confirmed Earth-size, potentially habitable planet elsewhere in the universe.

By April 17, 2014

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Hertz to rent electric cars and bikes from £4 per hour

Hertz has added electric cars, such as the Mitsubishi iMiev and Nissan Leaf to its rental fleet, with electric bikes available too on hourly and daily rates.

By April 15, 2011