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knobs

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​Garmin says no to touchscreens, yes to knobs at CES 2016

Garmin debuts its Lenexa concept dashboard in Las Vegas, with a much heavier emphasis on physical, dedicated controls.

By January 7, 2016

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Does an oven need burner knobs? Kenmore doesn't think so.

The Kenmore Elite 97723 replaces burner knobs with touchpad controls, a decision that dampens cooking with this electric double oven.

By October 2, 2015

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Are burner knobs a must for an oven? (pictures)

The Kenmore Elite 97723 gets ride of the burner knobs in favor of a touchpad controls. On the surface, the choice gives the oven a very sleek look. But the addition of touch controls means that you have to re-learn how to control a burner's temperature.

9 Images By October 2, 2015

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Meld turns off its smart oven knob Kickstarter campaign

The company will partner with an unnamed kitchenware company to create precision cooking tools. Meld's creators will refund 1,550 backers who gave more than $209,000 to fund the smart oven knob.

By September 22, 2015

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Buttons, sliders and knobs, oh, my! Startup evolves PC controls beyond the mouse

With its snap-together modules, Palette offers photographers and others a new answer to the age-old question of the best way to control a computer. Adobe is an early partner.

By July 7, 2015

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Uber's trick for taming drunks? A children's toy

Placing Bop It toys in cars is reportedly preventing drunk passengers from bopping their Uber drivers.

By January 26, 2016

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The Next Big Thing: Gesture Control in Cars

Buttons, knobs, touchscreens and voice commands are all making room for the next way we'll control our cars.

By February 11, 2015

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Facebook members in U.K. must pay to hob-knob with celebs

Already a reality for U.S. members, U.K. Facebook users now pay fees to send messages to famous people, those outside their networks.

By April 8, 2013

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'Etcher' turns iPad into Etch A Sketch -- real knobs and all

This Kickstarter project for the iPad isn't your usual digital-only app re-creation of a phenomenon from yesteryear. It's a remarkable facsimile.

By May 10, 2012

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HiddenRadio Bluetooth speaker needs no knobs

HiddenRadio is a Bluetooth speaker with no knobs, buttons, or displays. The Kickstarter project has blasted past its target goal and has a pledge from Adam Savage of "Mythbusters."

By December 21, 2011