826 Results for

novelty

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Securifi Almond

The Securifi Almond's touch-screen novelty, while it works great, is not enough to make up for the lack of features and performance as well as the price tag.

July 20, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating July 20, 2012
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HapiFork: Vibrating novelty or health revolution?

The vibrating fork designed to curb quick bites heads to Kickstarter.

By April 17, 2013

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Numark iDJ mixer sheds novelty, goes legit

CNET's Donald Bell offers his review of the Numark iDJ2 iPod DJ mixer.

By September 8, 2008

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YouTube dodgy VHS 'tape' mode honours VCR, is nostalgic

The novelty mode is a nod to old-timey VHS tapes, and their gleefully dodgy quality.

By April 15, 2013

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Philips Friends of Hue LightStrips

These novelty LEDs might charm you if you've already bought into Philips' family of connected lighting products.

By October 7, 2013

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Philips Hue Connected Bulb

Philips' programmable LED lightbulbs offer some intriguing possibilities alongside a high novelty factor.

By September 12, 2013

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Philips Hue Connected Bulb starter pack

You might not have an obvious need for an Internet-connected, color-changing light bulb, but the Philips Hue Connected Bulb kit offers enough potential to justify its high price tag.

September 8, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating September 8, 2013
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Why Tom Hanks' typewriter app clicks

Actor Tom Hanks recentlyy debuted a typewriter app for iPads called Hanx Writer. Since its release, Hanx has skyrocketed to the top of iTunes as the most downloaded app. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains the novelty of Hanx and recommends other typewriting apps to download, if you too crave a modern spin on that old fashioned clickety-click of the keys.

By September 10, 2014

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Beyond quad-core: What's next for mobile processing power

With quad-core chips quickly losing their novelty, the industry will start pushing benefits like better graphics and power efficiency.

By December 6, 2012

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Light up your life with a giant Nikon lens lamp

This novelty fixture is a replica of Nikon's premium 14-24mm ultra-wide-angle lens. It comes with its own lens hood, too.

By February 14, 2013