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Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1

Don't call this a phone -- despite its phone-like shape and voice-calling capabilities, the Panasonic insists that it's a slate.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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SpaceX's Grasshopper scores with 100-meter sideways leap

The test, in which the Falcon 9 test rig was able to take off, fly to an altitude of 250 meters, and then move laterally 100 meters, is a crucial step in the program's progress.

By Aug. 14, 2013


Want salt with that? Sodium meter checks soups, sauces

Thanko's Handy Salt Meter works on hot liquid dishes, but you'll have to do some math. Just don't stick it in that bag of Pringles.

By Aug. 1, 2013


Welcome to the Thirty Meter Telescope (pictures)

Hawaii has approved a plan to build the world's largest telescope on top of Mauna Kea. Here's a preview.

7 Images By Apr. 14, 2013


Smartphone wind meter has no electronics

Vaavud is a Kickstarter gizmo that helps you share wind data for the best times to fly, sail, or show off in a storm.

By Mar. 23, 2013


Smart Meter scheme to kill estimated bills delayed by a year

The government's wizard wheeze to install Internet-connected meters in UK houses has hit a roadblock.

By May. 10, 2013


How to get electricity meter data online (photos)

Wattvision is one of a few whole-house electricity monitors that feeds meter data online to give you a better picture of your electricity usage. Through APIs, software developers can develop custom apps with that data, too.

4 Images By Jan. 21, 2012


Ugly Meter app makes a pretty penny via Howard Stern

The app is now ranked second in the U.S. listing of top paid iPhone apps and has reportedly generated $500,000 for its owners.

By Apr. 30, 2012