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shocks

Review

Bunn Velocity Brew BT

If brewing up 10 cups of tasty coffee swiftly is what you're after, then the Bunn Velocity Brew BT should be on your short list, but its no-frills looks won't impress seekers of high appliance style.

September 15, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 15, 2014
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Philips Dot

It may not deliver fantastic sound, but the Philips Dot has a unique look and is both water- and shock-resistant.

May 23, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating May 23, 2014
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Kyocera Hydro XTRM

If waterproof capabilities are an absolute must, consider the Kyocera Hydro XTRM. If not, skip this for some better alternatives.

August 12, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating August 12, 2013

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Most men would rather shock themselves than daydream, study says

Research shows most men don't like to let their minds wander. They need to be doing something -- even something horrible.

By July 3, 2014

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France wants answers from US over 'shocking' NSA snooping

The French government has summoned the US ambassador to respond to revelations of massive data gathering reported by Le Monde.

By October 21, 2013

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The 404 1,480: Where we shock ourselves silly (podcast)

Zapping your brain with spark plugs to improve your videogaming skills and other tales of transhumanism on the rise, inside Jack White's plan to singlehanded bring music back to vinyl, a startup that encourages SF residents to auction their parking spaces, and Nintendo skins deeper into financial sludge.

By May 7, 2014

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The 404 1,480: Where we shock ourselves silly

Zapping your brain with spark plugs to improve your videogaming skills and other tales of transhumanism on the rise; inside Jack White's plan to singlehandedly bring music back to vinyl; a startup that encourages SF residents to auction their parking spaces; and Nintendo skims deeper into financial sludge.

By May 7, 2014

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Nokia stops sales of Lumia 2520 tablet over electric shock fears

Nokia has suspended sales of the Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet around the world over fears that the charger could give you an electric shock -- leaving current owners with a device Nokia admits is "virtually useless."

By April 17, 2014

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Want to be better at math? Electric shocks could help

In ongoing research with children and adults, an Oxford University researcher finds that stimulating the brain with low-dose electrical currents could help improve learning.

By February 14, 2014

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Sony's shockingly large Z Ultra Google Play Edition (pictures)

$649 is certainly a lot to pay even for an unlocked and unsubsidized smartphone. Sony's Z Ultra Google Play Edition does its best to entice you with pure Android 4.4 KitKat, a massive 6.4-inch screen, plus a thin and waterproof chassis.

9 Images By December 17, 2013