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FirstBuild Opal Nugget Ice

The $500 Opal Nugget Ice from GE FirstBuild plans to turn the dream of making crunchy nugget ice at home a reality.

By July 13, 2015

MSRP: $499.00


RCA Opal

There are better MP3 players than the RCA Opal for the money, but none capable of handling both video and photos.

By July 9, 2007

2.5 stars Editors' rating July 9, 2007

Pricing not available


Meet the Virgin Rainbow, the most beautiful opal in the world

An opal so fine it has been valued at over $1 million is about to go on public display for the first time.

By August 12, 2015


Opal lets you make nugget ice fast and at home

For $499 the Opal Nugget Ice creates a pound of crunchy nugget ice an hour for you to enjoy from the comfort of your home.

By July 13, 2015


What connected booze tech are we putting in the CNET Smart Home?

Automated homebrewing? Smart cocktails? Robotic bartenders? We'll drink to that.

By November 21, 2015


Paleontologists find adorably chubby missing lizard link

A new species of lizard from the Late Cretaceous era links New World lizards with those from the Old World for the first time.

By August 26, 2015


How the Event Opal speakers were developed: interview

Peter Freedman, the owner of the company that makes both Rode microphones and Event speakers, stopped by for a chat about how the company developed its new Opal monitor speakers.

By May 3, 2012


Samsung unveils mSATA version of the 840 Evo solid-state drive

At a storage capacity of 1TB, this drive is currently the largest mSATA SSD on the market.

By December 9, 2013


HP Opal and Topaz revealed as first webOS tablets

Pictures of the webOS-powered HP Topaz and Opal have been dug up ahead of their official launch next month -- but they could keep us waiting.

By January 19, 2011


$9.4 million iPhone 4S is one garish gadget

Start saving your pennies for a $9.4 million Stuart Hughes iPhone 4S Elite Gold. The blinged-out smartphone comes slathered with 500 diamonds and a 24-karat gold back.

By December 5, 2011