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hertz

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Hertz installs cameras and microphones in rental cars

Technically Incorrect: Some of Hertz's NeverLost systems now have cameras and mics -- which the company claims it doesn't intend to use at this time.

By March 16, 2015

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​Appliance Science Experiments: Mapping your microwave hot spots

Do you want to know how good your microwave is? You can see how many hot spots it has with a few bits of buttered bread, and you can measure the speed of light at the same time. Appliance Science looks at mapping your microwave.

By May 6, 2015

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Killer curves: The radically new Technics SB-C700 speakers

The Audiophiliac spends quality time with Technics new bookshelf speaker, it's amazing!

By April 11, 2015

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Engineering students extinguish fire with sound

A pair of engineering students created a new type of fire extinguisher that uses sound waves to put out flames.

By March 26, 2015

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Hear here: Isn't it about time you had your hearing tested?

Go ahead and make an appointment with an audiologist, and set a baseline for your hearing.

By March 21, 2015

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Ashley Judd says she's pressing charges against Twitter trolls

Technically Incorrect: All she did was say that the University of Arkansas basketball team was "playing dirty." Then the invective rolled in, including threats of physical violence.

By March 18, 2015

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Alright, Alright! Matthew McConaughey extolls the virtues of VHS

Technically Incorrect: Jimmy Kimmel enlists the help of the Oscar winner (and native Texan) to see if he can give a boost to Austin business Vulcan Video in a series of local ads.

By March 17, 2015

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Three judges fired for using office computers to watch porn

Technically Incorrect: In Britain, it seems the judiciary can be injudicious when it comes to using technology at work.

By March 17, 2015

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This sweet little stereo system sounds better than it has any right to

The venerable Lepai LP-2020A+ amplifier paired with the new Dayton Audio B452 bookshelf speakers are a winning combination, says the Audiophiliac.

By January 31, 2015

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Behold: A bona-fide high-end, appealingly compact speaker

First and foremost, the Fostex PX-5HS speakers sound remarkably clear, and don't let their small stature fool you, the little speakers' bass is rich and full.

By January 28, 2015