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Use a toothpick to clean out your iPhone

iPhone or iPad not charging? The Lightning port may be clogged. Here's how to clean it out with basic household items.

By August 1, 2014

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Use a toothpick to clean out your iPhone

The lightning port on your iOS device can become clogged over time. CNET's Dan Graziano shows you how to clean it out.

By July 31, 2014

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YouTube video elevates toothpick sculpture to high art

"Rolling Through the Bay," a sculpture made of more than 100,000 toothpicks and glue, depicts the San Francisco Bay area. CNET speaks with artist Scott Weaver.

By October 14, 2013

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DIY Weekend: Extreme toothpick artist a patient man

Steven J. Backman makes sculptures out of toothpicks, a long, painstaking process. If you're assembling something out of 30,000 little pieces, you need oceans of patience.

By June 4, 2011

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Extreme toothpick art (photos)

Steven J. Backman's painstaking (and splinter-inducing) artworks require only three things--toothpicks, glue, and plenty of patience.

9 Images By June 4, 2011

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Artist's low-tech art form gets high-tech attention

The humble toothpick has been elevated to a thing of art. An elaborate sculpture of San Francisco is drawing crowds to the city's Exploratorium museum. CNET's Sumi Das shows us a surprising low-tech device used to create the masterpiece.

By October 11, 2013

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For craft hobbyists, DIY retro paper speakers

If you're the sort who likes the origami-boggling challenge of papercraft, and can chopstick up minute paper sculptures with just toothpick, glue, scissors, and nimble fingers, check out the DIY retro paper speakers.

By July 1, 2009

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Salvador Dali's elephants get the steampunk Lego treatment

Surreality rules in a Lego artist's interpretation of the skinny-legged beasts from Salvador Dali's famous painting "The Elephants."

By March 21, 2014

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Buzzy Mini makes getting shots a lot more tolerable

The Buzzy Mini uses cold and vibrations to soothe your fear of needles and take the pain out of injections.

By January 9, 2014

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'Star Wars' actor's lightsaber cane gets him detained by TSA

Peter Mayhew, the extremely tall man who plays Chewbacca, confounds TSA operatives in Denver with his lightsaber cane. Apparently, it was too long for their liking.

By June 10, 2013