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rotary

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Mazda RX-Vision concept rekindles the rotary in Tokyo

Mazda shows the first tangible proof of next-generation rotary development in years.

By October 27, 2015

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Mazda RX-Vision concept brings rotary power to Tokyo (pictures)

Mazda has finally revisited a key part of its performance legacy, rotary engines. The new RX-Vision sports car concept has debuted at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show.

8 Images By October 27, 2015

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Rivals: Mazda CX-3 vs. Jeep Renegade vs. Honda HR-V

We take a look at three of the newest small crossovers on the market. Which one reigns supreme: the off-road bomber, the utility maven or the invigorating corner carver?

By February 9, 2016

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A mobile phone with a rotary dial: Retro cool or retro fool?

You don't have to be a hipster to want a cell phone that dials like a rotary landline telephone, but it helps.

By June 17, 2014

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It's time to kill the cable box with apps

Commentary: A proposal by Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler calls for cable companies like Comcast to "unlock the set-top box." Unlocking isn't enough. The box should die, once and for all, and be replaced by apps.

By January 28, 2016

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We cracked open an Apple Pencil so you don't have to

TechRepublic's Bill Detwiler uses a rotary cutter to slice open the stylus and explores the tech that powers the iPad Pro's must-have accessory.

By November 24, 2015

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Kids attempt to use rotary phone, confusion ensues

Watch a new generation of phone users try to figure out rotary phones, dial tones, and busy signals. This "Kids React" video from The Fine Brothers promises to make you feel ancient.

By March 4, 2014

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Phone history, full of steampunk designs and rotary dials

Crave's Nerdy New Mexico series geeks out in a building full of telephone bygones, wallowing in the beauty of rotary dial phones, giant switchboards, and a brick-size early mobile phone.

By April 12, 2012

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Rotary phone dials up iPhone's Siri

Operator, well, could you help me place this call? A tinkerer merges a Bluetooth headset with an old-style phone to enable Siri on a handset that looks nothing like the iPhone 4S.

By December 19, 2011

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Rotary engine is on the ropes, but may be back

Automotive News reports on Mazda's decision on whether it will continue development of its rotary engine.

By November 9, 2011