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JBL Pebbles (black)

Due out soon, JBL's $60 Pebbles offer a unique take on media speakers with a circular, snail-like design.

By Sep. 5, 2013


Listen to a real live mouse organ

Experimental artists may have constructed the cutest musical instrument ever: an "organ" played by mice with a penchant for Brahms, Schubert, and Mozart.

By Mar. 25, 2013


How much did ads affect Twitter's 2010 trends?

A number of the entertainment entries on Twitter's top trends of 2010 were promoted via its paid ad system. This either taints Twitter's authenticity or proves its edgy business model.

By Dec. 13, 2010


Check for stray startup/login items before system update installation (or after, if you have problems)

Errant items can cause startup/shutdown issues after updates.

By Aug. 1, 2007


Robert Llewelyn: If you have to burn stuff to make it, it's not 'green'

Actor, presenter, geek and electric car fan Robert Llewellyn opens a series of columns on green tech with a rant about, er, calling it 'green tech'.

By Sep. 7, 2011


NASA crowd-sourcing its astronaut soundtrack

The astronauts' "wake-up songs" for the final two space shuttle missions have been put to a poll. 4chan may want to be aware that they can't write in Rick Astley.

By Aug. 23, 2010


Crave Podcast 90: Gadget lovers are arrogant? Get lost

Roll up, roll up, it's Crave Podcast number 90. This week -- just like every damned week -- we bring you the best in tech news, gadget hands-on and Net-based frivolity

By Jun. 20, 2008


Google takes Street View to Europe--in 3D?

Some photos indicate that Google may have begun mapping European streets--and is using laser scanners to create a 3D view as they go.

By Apr. 21, 2008


Photos: Hands-on with the Klipsch Palladium P-39F

If you're looking to spend £14,000 of a new pair of floorstanding speakers, we've just got back from France after looking a just such a pair you might want to consider

By Oct. 7, 2008


For eBay sellers, a holiday hamster hangover

The gift frenzy over Zhu Zhu Pets leaves some power sellers feeling like they've just run a marathon--but the steep price tags driven by scarcity lead to some impressive profits.

By Jan. 2, 2010