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The Wii U's quest to save living-room couch multiplayer

The new Nintendo Wii U may herald a return to synchronous-local gaming.

By Nov. 25, 2012

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Need for speed? How coasters are getting faster and scarier

This summer, amusement parks around the U.S. are opening roller coasters that are bigger, faster, and scarier than ever thanks in part to technology that will soon help launch jets off U.S. Navy carriers. If you love roller coasters, check out the awesome POV videos.

By Jun. 28, 2013

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Arrow: A four-wheeled 'fighter jet' for the road (Q&A)

One of Charles Bombardier's many wild concept vehicle designs, the Arrow, could be powered by lithium-air batteries with a range of over 370 miles.

By Dec. 31, 2013

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Microsoft toys with augmented-reality glasses for Xbox

In a newly published patent application, the company describes a method for matching players for multiplayer games via a head-mounted display device.

By Aug. 2, 2013

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OWC announces SSD uprades for MacBook Air

The Mercury Aura Pro upgrade solution for 2012 MacBook Airs offers up to 480GB of storage space.

By Jul. 19, 2012

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Google Nexus fired into space to see if screams are audible

A science project to warm the cockles of a xenomorph's acidic heart: The first smartphone satellite will test the "Alien" tagline so you don't have to.

By Feb. 25, 2013

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iFixit tears down the new AirPort Extreme

Following most new hardware announcements, self-repair site iFixIt quickly brings us a glimpse of what the new hardware is all about, on the inside.

By Jun. 12, 2013

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Report: MacBook Air slated for updated storage tech

The upcoming MacBook Air is rumored to get new storage technology--this is in addition to new Intel processors and a Thunderbolt connector.

By Jul. 4, 2011

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ShrinkWrap and RAM Doubler conflict

ShrinkWrap and RAM Doubler conflict

By Feb. 10, 1997

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Nanowires give you heart of gold, literally

In the future, your heart could be repaired with gold nanowire cell patches.

By Sep. 28, 2011