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The inner workings of your refrigerator, revealed: Welcome to Appliance Science!

In our inaugural Appliance Science column, writer Richard Baguley and illustrator Colin West McDonald explore the inner workings of the largest appliance in your house.

By November 4, 2014

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ZTE sticks with direct-to-US consumer strategy for Nubia line

CEO of ZTE's US business tells CNET he prefers the unlocked route for the company's high-end line of smartphones because a carrier partnership means more compromises.

By October 27, 2014

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Microsoft hires former Clinton adviser Penn as corporate VP

The former adviser to Bill Clinton will join Microsoft as a corporate VP in charge of strategic and special projects, reporting to CEO Steve Ballmer.

By July 19, 2012

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New 'Diamond nanothreads' may make space elevator a reality

Scientists produce ultra-thin threads of carbon atoms they say should be stronger and stiffer than any existing man-made material. Space elevators, here we come.

By September 26, 2014

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Crave giveaway: Nuvyyo Tablo over-the-air DVR

Stream broadcast TV to any device with this week's prize, a Tablo over-the-air DVR from Nuvyyo. No remote needed.

By September 19, 2014

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Crave giveaway: Grado SR80e headphones

Prick up your ears and win a pair of comfy on-ear headphones that cost less than $100 but boast impressive sound.

By July 25, 2014

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DARPA developing memory-restoring neural prosthesis

An implantable brain chip currently in development could help wounded veterans recover memory function after traumatic brain injuries.

By July 9, 2014

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Crave giveaway: Rapoo wireless keyboard and mouse set

Add some steel to your desktop. This week, we've got Rapoo's 8900P, a wireless keyboard and mouse set for your home or office.

By June 6, 2014

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Deep thoughts from aquanauts: Meet the Mission 31 undersea team

Who would live underwater for weeks at a time -- and in view of the public? Get to know Fabien Cousteau and his crew doing it for science, bragging rights, and, uh, the freeze-dried food.

By June 1, 2014

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Crave giveaway: Bracketron SmartLantern portable battery pack

This little go-anywhere gadget charger also works as a lantern and a flashlight. Toss it in your bag for travel or camping and get a boost of power and light.

By May 23, 2014