361 Results for

micro-electro mechanical systems

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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

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System Mechanic 7 Professional

System Mechanic 7 Professional goes beyond its original greatness, morphing a system utility suite into a kind of grand security suite. As such, it comes up short and cannot be recommended.

May 4, 2007

3 stars Editors' rating May 4, 2007

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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

Review

System Mechanic 6 Professional

System Mechanic 6 Professional offers the best package of utilities for optimizing and protecting your hard drive, but the software's lack of documentation makes it poorly suited for the average computer user.

February 1, 2006

3 stars Editors' rating February 1, 2006
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Microsoft blazes trail to next PC

commentary With its serious processor, and its guts-behind-the-glass design, Microsoft's Surface Pro may well be the template for the new PC. And device makers should pay attention.

By January 19, 2013

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Maclocks makes first Retina MacBook locking mechanism

Without an available Kensington lock slot, Apple's new MacBook Pro requires other approaches to physical security.

By July 2, 2012

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Not every Subaru all-wheel-drive system is created equal

Though they all carry the same badge and moniker, there are actually quite a few different versions of Subaru's AWD system in use today.

By February 19, 2014

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It's not the bus, stupid. It's the system

The tech backlash is getting out of hand, and too many people are looking in all the wrong places for a villain to blame.

By January 25, 2014

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Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Awards honor innovation

With its seventh-annual awards, the magazine celebrates 10 products and 11 leading innovators. As in the past, its editors looked for things and people tackling old problems in new ways, especially if those new methods come at a lower cost.

By October 3, 2011