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Black & Decker Lithium Vacuum with ORA Technology

Black & Decker's newest stick vacs promise lots of suction and long lasting power.

By November 20, 2014


Appliance Science

Appliance Science looks at the physics of today's smart home tech.


Black & Decker 36V Max Lithium Stick Vacuum with ORA Technology

The Black & Decker Lithium Vacuum is mediocre and tedious to use. It needs to be better than that to be worth its $300 price point.

By January 27, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating January 27, 2015

Jack Dorsey takes on second act as Twitter CEO

One of Twitter's co-founders has come back to help the troubled social-networking company. Seen as part artist, part visionary, the question facing Dorsey now is whether he can turn the company around.

By October 5, 2015


Dolby's massive new headquarters meshes art, technology and science

The audio company's 16-story structure in San Francisco features stimulating visuals as a tribute to its history.

By September 29, 2015


Appliance Science: How robotic vacuums navigate

Robot vacuums can navigate your home, sweeping up dirt while avoiding falling down stairs. How do they find their way? Appliance Science looks at the science of robot navigation.

By October 6, 2015


Roku vs. Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Amazon Fire TV

Which has the most apps? Which has the coolest features? Which one is the best? The most popular streamers all have their merits, so we'll help you decide which box is right for you.

By June 2, 2015


YouTube CEO talks diversity, computer science and charging Google's founders for rent

Susan Wojcicki thinks computer science should be a required class for everybody. Her message to women in technology: "We're hiring."

By September 17, 2015


16 incredibly awesome photos of bendy, twisty tech (and one toy)

Don't spindle or mutilate it, but go ahead and fold these technology products that are something to twist and shout about.

16 Images By October 6, 2015


Rocket-science-based showerhead soaking up the cash on Kickstarter

The mist-producing, water-saving Nebia showerhead has already been backed by Apple's Tim Cook. Now it's making a splash on Kickstarter as well.

By August 12, 2015


Amy Poehler, Megan Amram concoct satirical science Web show

"I love science, but I also love looking good." Megan Amram entertains with experiments and interviews while poking fun of gender stereotypes in a new comedy series for Amy Poehler's Smart Girls website.

By August 4, 2015