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Wolfgang Puck Pressure Oven

Packing the benefits of pressure cooking into a countertop oven is a pretty clever idea. Chef Puck's oven isn't perfect, and at $249 it isn't for everyone, but crafty home cooks will nonetheless appreciate its performance.

By March 17, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 17, 2014
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Qualcomm reportedly considers breakup as investor applies pressure

Jana Partners, which holds a major stake in the chipmaker, says Qualcomm is hurting shareholders by not breaking out its licensing business.

By July 21, 2015

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Uber bows to pressure from German officials

The ride-hailing company changes its service and lowers its fees in Frankfurt and Munich to comply with local regulations. It's already agreed to similar alterations in Berlin, Duesseldorf and Hamburg.

By April 21, 2015

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Verizon continues to feel pressure from wireless rivals

The largest US carrier remained vulnerable to competitors' pitches in the first quarter of 2015, but it did manage to slow the number of customers jumping ship.

By April 21, 2015

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​Under pressure, Canon cuts prices for 33 lenses

High-end lenses are a notch more attainable for Canon SLR users. Some lens prices were cut again after Canon trimmed prices last September.

By April 13, 2015

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Qualcomm feels investor pressure to spin off chip business

Activist investor Jana Partners has asked the chipmaker to divide its chip and patent licensing businesses in hopes of boosting Qualcomm's sagging share prices.

By April 13, 2015

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Appliance Science: The high-pressure physics of espresso coffee

What happens when engineers make coffee? Espresso. Appliance Science looks at the physics of this beloved (and reviled) coffee drink.

By April 6, 2015

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Popping champagne cork causes emergency landing of jet

Technically Incorrect: A member of the cabin crew opens a champagne bottle. The cork flies into the plane's ceiling. The oxygen masks drop. Oh, woe.

By August 29, 2015

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MD health monitor reads blood pressure, heart rate, temperature and more

This 5-in-1 monitor could save you a trip to the doctor's office.

By March 1, 2015

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Sony Xperia Z5 leak suggests 23-megapixel camera

The company's next flagship phone could improve low-light shots on its already well-liked camera.

By August 28, 2015