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Preorders start for $1,000 Piston console

The gaming machine, a Steam Box built around Valve's digital game distribution platform, can now be preordered from manufacturer Xi3.

By Mar. 12, 2013

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Xi3 announces Valve investment for Piston gaming PC

After an investment from Valve Software, modular PC maker Xi3 looks to have a long-rumored Steam Box under development.

By Jan. 7, 2013

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Steam gets first console, the Xi3 Piston, but only in the US

The Xi3 Piston is the first games console for streaming service Steam to go on sale, although not to UK gamers just yet.

By Mar. 12, 2013

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Oily Bits: The Combustion Process

It's almost impossible to hear the phrase "Suck, squeeze, bang, blow" and not smile.

By Oct. 30, 2013

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Oily Bits: The Basic Design of an Engine

This month, our mechanic takes us through the basics of an engine.

By Oct. 20, 2013

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Inside the Eiffel Tower's 'secret' bunker

Road Trip 2011: Most people only go up the Eiffel Tower. But those in the know can arrange a visit to the military bunker located just adjacent and below the tower's south pillar. CNET got a look.

By Jun. 26, 2011