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wobble

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NASA's Kepler space telescope spots 'wobbly' new planet

The new planet, known as Kepler-413b, has an extremely irregular orbit that seems to move up and down. It also has no surface to stand on.

By February 4, 2014

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Planets with a drunken wobble could be more lively

The wackier a planet's wobble, the more likely it could be to sustain life and keep from going full Popsicle, according to new research.

By April 17, 2014

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Microsoft-Intel 2-in-1 tablets have legs but still wobbly

Microsoft and Intel would like consumers to pick up 2-in-1s instead of Apple and Android tablets. It's a good idea that should improve with time.

By December 21, 2013

Editors' Take

WobbleWorks 3Doodler

New 3Doodler promises low-cost, low-maintenance access to 3D printing

February 19, 2013

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Wobbly glass stops you texting at the pub

A beer glass concept is designed so that it will fall over unless propped up by a mobile phone.

By June 18, 2013

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Despite a wobbly stand, the Viewsonic VX2460H-LED succeeds thanks to its low price

The Viewsonic VX2460H-LED is a successful general purpose monitor with good performance and an incredibly wobbly stand.

By April 17, 2013

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Tesco Clubcard TV has free on-demand telly, sign-in wobbles

The service brings free movies and TV shows to anyone with a Tesco Clubcard, but it isn't working just yet.

By February 11, 2013

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Samsung TecTiles: A wobbly stepping-stone to NFC

commentary With its programmable TecTile stickers, Samsung seeks to popularize near-field communications technology for mobile devices. But the effort is weak.

By June 13, 2012

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Wobble-proof Navy crane can offload cargo at sea

The U.S. Navy's experimental automated crane allows vessels to offload cargo in rough seas, eliminating the need for a deep-water port.

By June 3, 2010

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It wobbles but it doesn't fall over

The Rocking Carafe adds a unique touch to any wine as it wobbles without falling over.

By October 31, 2009