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The Eiffel Tower now generates its own power with new wind turbines

The famous Paris landmark has been fitted with two new wind turbines that generate enough electricity to power the commercial areas of its first floor.

By February 24, 2015

Review

Eton BoostTurbine 4000

The BoostTurbine 4000 is a reliable gadget charger for when you need extra power, but it's too big to slip into a pocket for everyday use.

By September 17, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 17, 2013
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Engineering prof: Young people have no clue how to fix things

Engineering professor Danielle George bemoans the idea that when a gadget needs fixing, young people throw it away and buy a new one

By December 28, 2014

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The BoostTurbine 4000: A unique portable charger

This gadget charger has a hand crank to turn elbow grease into energy.

By September 20, 2013

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Batmobile slippers warm your feet on a cold, dark night

Take your tootsies back to the colorful Batman days of 1989 with Batmobile slippers designed to comfort your superhero feet.

By October 2, 2014

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Batman joins forces with Lego for epic Tumbler kit

Lego supervillains will quake in their plastic boots when you build this official Lego set of Batman's beefiest Batmobile.

By July 21, 2014

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Road Trip Pic of the Day, 7/19/14: What is this?

If you know what today's picture is, you could be eligible to win a prize in the CNET Road Trip Picture of the Day contest.

By July 19, 2014

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Homemade undersea scanner finds strange new world

Nathaniel Stern dives beneath the sea armed with DIY photography rigs toggled from custom electronics. The artist's results? Bizarre and beautiful.

By July 14, 2014

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HoverSkate: 'It makes me feel like I am flying like Ironman'

An inventor's mini-hoverboard with skateboard wheels may be as close to "Back to the Future" as we'll ever get.

By June 2, 2014

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Yaliny hopes crowdfunding will launch its business -- and its 135 satellites

Enough with the gizmos and doodads on Indiegogo and Kickstarter. A Moscow startup is looking for $1 million to start its $10-per-month global phone and Net service.

By April 25, 2014