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Magnetic fields make wireless charging a whole lot cooler (hands-on)

Soon, we'll see a type of wireless charging that will let you power up a whole lot of devices at once, from an ordinary surface. CNET sat down with Qualcomm for a hands-on look.

By February 26, 2015

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Flexible sensor lets humans detect magnetic fields

A newly developed thin, flexible magnetic sensor could heighten human perception, and it's pliable enough to be crumpled and scrunched while retaining functionality.

By February 3, 2015

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Tiny magnetic keyboard delivers touch-typing with just eight keys

The portable keyboard has been reinvented once again, this time as the TextBlade, a miniscule magnetic click-together gadget with multitouch keys.

By January 15, 2015

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Add flair to your fridge with this magnetic Newton's Cradle

The Newton's Cradle Fridge Magnet takes the familiar desk toy and sticks it on the refrigerator door. When the constant clacking becomes too much, any other stationary ferrous surface will do.

By December 5, 2014

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HP Envy X2 is a magnetic, stylus wielding hybrid

Check out our hands-on video of HP's gigantic new Windows 8 laptop-tablet mash-up.

By September 5, 2014

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MIT creates magnetic microhair that lets water defy gravity

Researchers have created an elastic material bristling with microscopic strands of nickel that can direct the flow of liquids and light.

By August 7, 2014

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Fund this? Cabin magnetic battery sled misses the point

Buried within this Kickstarter campaign is the product iPhone users really want: a MagSafe-style charging cable.

By July 18, 2014

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Magnetic notebook reinvents paper notepad design

The Magnote on Kickstarter harnesses magnets and some clever design tweaks to make old-fashioned notepads feel new again.

By June 10, 2014

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May the 4th fun: 'Star Wars' action figure magnets

Let Greedo hang out on your fridge reminding you to celebrate "Star Wars" Day -- and pick up some blue milk. Crave's Bonnie Burton shows you how to make this very simple craft.

By May 2, 2014

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Logitech's new Case+ mobile accessory suite for iPhone 5/5S has a magnetic personality

Logitech's new iPhone accessory "system" revolves a around basic case that can be enhanced with magnetically mounted attachments.

By May 1, 2014