43 Results for

nickel

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EA doesn't want to 'nickel and dime' players with microtransactions

EA CFO Blake Jorgensen said discussions around monetization happen after new features are designed.

By November 16, 2015

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Nickel and gadgets: A rash connection?

Allergic reactions to nickel in some gadgets have been noticed for a while. Now, a medical journal report suggests a possible link between rashes and exposure to nickel in Apple's iPads.

By July 14, 2014

Video

Special material could prevent hoverboard fires (Tomorrow Daily 298)

Jeff and Ashley cover a nano-nickel film designed to stop battery fires and a collaboration between Ford and IBM aiming to help streamline smart transportation.

By January 13, 2016

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Ultrathin film could be the key to solving battery fires (Tomorrow Daily 298 show notes)

Stanford researchers are showing off a new material they believe could prevent lithium ion batteries from overheating.

By January 13, 2016

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Famed rapper insists world is flat

Technically Incorrect: Atlanta-based rapper and producer B.o.B shows images that "prove" the world is not round. Neil deGrasse Tyson tries to prove him wrong.

By January 26, 2016

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Here's what would happen to you if you encountered a small black hole

Correct: You'd die. But aside from that, what would happen if a black hole the size of a nickel suddenly appeared on Earth? A new video explains.

By July 16, 2015

Review

Motorola H500 Bluetooth Headset (Nickel)

While the size isn't to our liking, the Motorola H500's streamlined and ergonomic design makes it an appealing Bluetooth headset. With decent sound quality to boot, the Motorola H500 makes for a satisfactory product.

By February 28, 2006

3 stars Editors' rating February 28, 2006
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Canadian penny bites the dust. Is the nickel next?

Canada's mint stops distributing the cent, citing cost and inconvenience, and leaving Crave's Tim Hornyak feeling a bit nostalgic. Some want the nickel to disappear too.

By February 4, 2013

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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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Motorola taps 'digital tattoo' for phone security

The nickel-sized piece of tech adheres to your wrist and enables instant unlocking.

By July 23, 2014