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Hair Ice Secret Revealed by Scientists

Hair Ice Secret Revealed by Scientists

Hair Ice is a beautiful winter phenomena that is not well known. Now scientists found out how the thin ice strands are possible...

Jul 23 2015, 8:23am CDT

Xiaomi Mi5 smartphone might be unveiled at the CES 2015

Xiaomi Mi5 smartphone might be unveiled at the CES 2015

The much-rumored Xiaomi Mi5 smartphone could boast a high-end sapphire display when it launches next year...

Dec 27 2014, 11:57am CST

iWatch gets Sapphire Glass

iWatch gets Sapphire Glass

WSJ says Apple will produce Sapphire glass for iWatch....

Aug 15 2014, 8:41am CDT

iPhone 6 will not have Sapphire Cover Glass

iPhone 6 will not have Sapphire Cover Glass

New supply chain analysis suggest that there will be no Sapphire Cover Glass on the iPhone 6....

Jul 29 2014, 3:45am CDT

Samsung and LG will most likely make use of sapphire in the near future

Samsung and LG will most likely make use of sapphire in the near future

The companies have requested sapphire glass manufacturers / suppliers to review samples...

May 24 2014, 1:15pm CDT

Apple’s Sapphire Plant in Arizona to Churn out 'Critical' New Component in February

Apple’s Sapphire Plant in Arizona to Churn out 'Critical' New Component in February

Apple is to begin operations in its Arizona sapphire plant in February. It will churn out a critical new component that may be...

Jan 30 2014, 2:37am CST

Frozen Pipes: How to Cope with Them

Frozen Pipes: How to Cope with Them

With the temperature reaching sub-arctic levels, the problem of frozen pipes has arisen in many regions of the United States. H...

Jan 8 2014, 5:52am CST

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Gadget Watch: Crystal clear sound in glass speaker

Gadget Watch: Speaker using acrylic glass offers new take on crystal clear sound LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ever tried to p...

Jan 7 2014, 10:46am CST

Apple Signs $578 Million Deal with GT Advanced Technologies for Sapphire Production

Apple Signs $578 Million Deal with GT Advanced Technologies for Sapphire Production

GT Advanced Technologies produces the sapphire material already used in the iPhone 5 and 5S, but Apple’s plans for the material...

Nov 9 2013, 11:08am CST

Apple Pays $578M in Advance to GT Advanced Technologies for Sapphire Production

Apple pays $578 advance payment to GT Advanced Technologies and signed a multi-year supply agreement to provide sapphire materi...

Nov 9 2013, 2:47am CST

id America DryIce iPhone 4 Case Review

id America DryIce iPhone 4 Case Review

Opaque polycarbonate case adds protection to your smartphone...

Jul 28 2011, 1:12pm CDT

BodyGuardz Unveils Carbon Fiber 3D Skins for Gadgets

BodyGuardz Unveils Carbon Fiber 3D Skins for Gadgets

Carbon fiber skin for your iPhone and more...

Feb 16 2011, 9:28am CST

Speck CandyShell Wrap for iPad is a Cool Case

Speck CandyShell Wrap for iPad is a Cool Case

Case protects your iPad and props it up...

Jan 26 2011, 11:26am CST

OtterBox iPad Defender and Commuter Cases Ship

OtterBox iPad Defender and Commuter Cases Ship

We mentioned a while back that cases for the iPad from OtterBox were coming to market. OtterBox has now announced that the defe...

Aug 11 2010, 9:39am CDT

SKLZ Pro Mini-Hoop Small-Scale Basketball System for $27 + free shipping

SKLZ Pro Mini-Hoop Small-Scale Basketball System for $27 + free shipping

Walmart offers the SKLZ Pro Mini-Hoop Small-Scale Basketball System for $26.54 with free shipping. (Amazon.com sells it for the...

May 19 2010, 9:00pm CDT

Novus Professional Scratch Remover tested

Novus Professional Scratch Remover tested

OCModShop published a review of the Novus Professional Scratch Remover. Quote from the review: "Any consumer of computer gear...

May 7 2008, 6:00am CDT