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When retro is more than skin deep: Matias' mechanical ergo keyboard

At CES 2014, the boutique keyboard maker unveils a new model aimed at those who want a split design for ergonomic reasons.

By January 9, 2014

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Mechanized Lego Joker's funhouse goes into insane detail

See Lego artist Paul Hetherington's amazingly detailed 30,000-piece Joker's Funhouse, which won Best of Show at BrickCon 2013.

By December 2, 2013

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Quantum-mechanics security firm nabs $5.6M investment

ID Quantique is using photons to boost security for both the public and private sectors.

By October 15, 2013

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Mechanical orchestra built from decommissioned guns

Artist Pedro Reyes has built a self-playing orchestra out of weapons seized from Mexican drug cartels.

By September 18, 2013

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Killer robots may wage 'mechanical slaughter,' U.N. warns

A month after Human Rights Watch launched its "Campaign to Stop Killer Robots," a United Nations special rapporteur calls for a moratorium on robots that can kill without human control.

By May 30, 2013

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Crave giveaway: Crucial SSD, plus System Mechanic PC tune-up software

This week's prize comes in two parts, one hardware and one software. Is it your computer's lucky week?

By May 17, 2013

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Hydromechanical watch fuses fluid mechanics with haute horlogerie

The new H2 watch from the Hydromechanical Horologists uses a unique bellows to pump liquid around the dial to indicate hours.

By March 25, 2013

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Prof strips, shows Hitler, 9/11 images to teach quantum mechanics

To cries of "Yay! Physics!" Columbia University Professor Emlyn Hughes creates performance art, in order to, allegedly, clear students' brains of "garbage."

By February 19, 2013

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Huge mechanical snake brings Burning Man vibe to CES

CES may be TVs, laptops, and mobile phones galore, but this week, the giant Consumer Electronics Show is also home to Titanoboa, a wonderful art and science project.

By January 7, 2013

Review

CarMD Vehicle Health System

The CarMD Vehicle Health System turns up very limited data compared with the cost of the device, and it offers few real features.

October 12, 2012

2 stars Editors' rating October 12, 2012

MSRP: $119.85