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sidewinder

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Snake-bot scales sandy slopes with sidewinder slither

Carnegie Mellon's modular robotic snake is able to traverse sandy environments, thanks to lessons learned from sidewinder snakes.

By October 9, 2014

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Microsoft SideWinder X8 Mouse

Microsoft's SideWinder X8 isn't the only mouse that can swap seamlessly between wired and wireless modes; however, between its BlueTrack sensor and its on-the-fly macro recording capability--not to mention a competitive price--we imagine few PC gamers won't want to get their hands on it.

By June 4, 2009

4 stars Editors' rating June 4, 2009
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Opossums could save you from that deadly snake bite

That's right, opossums. Tests show that their superpower to resist snake venom could be harnessed to save thousands of lives.

By March 22, 2015

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Microsoft Sidewinder X6 Gaming Keyboard

With its 30 programmable buttons, the Sidewinder X6 is solid choice for PC gamers who demand total customization. Its removable keypad is also sure to draw in the gamer who wants control over ergonomic preferences.

By November 25, 2008

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 25, 2008
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'Snake Monster' robot has snake-bots for legs

A robot from Carnegie Mellon takes the snake-bot concept and uses the twisty robo-critters as legs for a strange new machine.

By December 22, 2014

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Microsoft Sidewinder Gaming Mouse

Microsoft took almost every popular feature of various high-end gaming mice and wrapped it into one highly customizable product. The design could use a little refinement, but otherwise the new Sidewinder Gaming Mouse would be a worthy addition to your PC gaming arsenal.

By October 3, 2007

4 stars Editors' rating October 3, 2007
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Trayvon Martin trial spawns insensitive Instagram from defense lawyer's daughter

Daughter of Don West -- the lawyer defending George Zimmerman, the man who shot the black teen -- posts an image of herself and her dad eating ice cream, with the caption "We Beat Stupidity." West admits it was "grossly insensitive."

By June 29, 2013

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Surface tablets: Microsoft's tabletop downsized?

Let's dive beneath the, uh, surface to see what, if anything, Microsoft's new Windows tablets have in common with their original Surface table namesakes.

By June 20, 2012

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Microsoft announces SideWinder X4 game keyboard

Microsoft's new SideWinder X4 gaming keyboard may be the first to offer all-key anti-ghosting at an affordable price.

By February 1, 2010

Review

IST SideWinder cell phone charger

The IST SideWinder might be small, reusable, and environmentally friendly, but we never got a decent cell phone charge from the device.

By January 30, 2006

2.5 stars Editors' rating January 30, 2006

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