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voltage

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See a mad inventor's high-voltage ejector bed in action

A new video from mad inventor Colin Furze shows his latest creation, a bed that ejects snoozers when it's time to wake up, in action. One thing's for sure. This guy will never oversleep again.

By July 30, 2015

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Car Tech 101: The move to higher-voltage electrical systems

Brian Cooley explains how new 48-volt electrical systems are coming to cars to power better tech.

By April 21, 2015

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Renovo Coupe combines Shelby looks, high-voltage electrics (pictures)

Renovo Motors, a Silicon Valley start-up, takes rolling chassis from Shelby American and fits them with an innovative electric drivetrain, aiming to become a super high-performance electric car.

19 Images By November 14, 2014

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How we test: Ovens and stovetops

Here's how we put ovens and stovetops through their paces in the CNET Appliances Test Kitchen.

By April 9, 2014

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How to make LPs sound better than ever

Turntable phono cartridges' miniscule voltage output needs high quality amplification, NAD's nifty little PP2i will transform your analog sound.

By January 29, 2014

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ABB wins contract for Dutch electric vehicle charging stations

The Swiss company will supply high-voltage chargers for Fastned's network of 200 fast-charging stations in the Netherlands.

By July 8, 2013

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Chevy unleashes 'Volt-age' for 100th birthday

As part of its birthday celebration at the Woodward Dream Cruise car weekend, Chevy invited Volt owners from around the U.S. to parade their wheels down the iconic avenue.

By August 19, 2011

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Woman with shocking shower wins $4M from power company

Southern California Edison is found negligent after a woman suffers from repeated exposure to stray voltage from a local substation -- by way of her shower head.

By March 22, 2013

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MIT figures out how to power tiny devices with... the ear

The ear's cochlea houses a natural battery containing ions that create a tiny electrical voltage. Researchers are developing chips with such low-power demand that this voltage just might be enough to power them.

By November 7, 2012

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Tech breakthrough may double smartphone life

An MIT spinoff says it's developed power amplifier technology that chooses the voltage that minimizes power consumption. The tech does this up to 20 million times per second, according to the MIT Technology Review.

By November 1, 2012