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ExoMars spacecraft sends back first image and it looks like static

The ExoMars mission is well on track to visit and study the Red Planet, but first it needed to test out its photography capabilities.

By April 14, 2016

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Use a ball of aluminum foil to eliminate static in the dryer

Dryer sheets are an obvious way to combat static buildup in the dryer. But there's another solution: aluminum foil.

By November 11, 2015

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T-Mobile ditches static coverage map

The carrier says its new map of network coverage uses real-time data and will be updated every two weeks.

By March 30, 2015

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Motion-powered 'smart' fabric could charge your electronics

A new type of fabric is designed to collect and store static electricity in order to give your personal devices a power boost.

By April 13, 2015

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Easily create, share animated images with Phhhoto

By taking a series of consecutive photos this free app skips boring static shots and creates moving pictures.

By February 27, 2015

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Keep your command prompt host name static in OS X and other Unix systems

If you regularly use networks that change your OS X, Linux, or Unix system's host name, you may notice the Terminal command prompt reflect this. Here is how to prevent this from happening.

By August 19, 2013

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Flatulent cows make shed explode, report says

Methane gas from 90 cows comes together with a static electric charge to cause a lot of damage.

By January 27, 2014

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iPhone 5 users complain of static lines on keyboard

Another possible glitch has hit the new iPhone as some users see lines of static flashing across the keyboard when they enter their iTunes password.

By September 25, 2012

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Ghost Hunting Tech: The Spirit Box

Just in time for Halloween, professional ghost hunter Gloria Young shows off a so-called "spirit box," a modified AM/FM radio that quickly scans for radio frequencies. Young suggests asking questions and listening carefully for answers amid the static. CNET's Sumi Das gave it a try. See for yourself in the video.

By October 24, 2013

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How to fill an uneditable PDF form in OS X

If a PDF form is static, you can still fill it out without having to print and do so by hand.

By August 13, 2013