Heat

04.02.12
Consumer Reports puts iPad at top of the list, despite heat issue
04.02.12

Consumer Reports puts iPad at top of the list, despite heat issue

A few weeks ago, Consumer Reports caused a stir when it claimed the new iPad ran twelve degrees...

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03.29.12
Researchers working on thermal cloak, Predators trill their disapproval
03.29.12

Researchers working on thermal cloak, Predators trill their disapproval

Slathering yourself with mud to avoid head-hunting aliens is great and all, but it ain't exactly the...

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03.21.12
Dell issues BIOS update A03 for XPS 13 Ultrabook, gets a handle on fiesty fans
03.21.12

Dell issues BIOS update A03 for XPS 13 Ultrabook, gets a handle on fiesty fans

Can't say we noticed an extraordinary amount of blowing from our XPS 13 Ultrabook review unit, but...

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03.20.12
Apple: don't worry about hot iPad reports, it's cool
03.20.12

Apple: don't worry about hot iPad reports, it's cool

All this talk about overheating iPads isn't getting Apple all that excited, apparently. The company...

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03.19.12
Visualized: new iPad burns 10 degrees hotter than its predecessor
03.19.12

Visualized: new iPad burns 10 degrees hotter than its predecessor

We wouldn't exactly be going out on a limb by suggesting that the new iPad is Apple's hottest table...

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02.09.12
That's hot: Heat-based recording could boost magnetic drive speed, performance
02.09.12

That's hot: Heat-based recording could boost magnetic drive speed, performance

Magnetic fields are pretty nifty for levitating stuff, carving sponge-like thingamajigs and, of cou...

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12.24.11
Device warns of catastrophic failure in lithium-ion batteries, robots celebrate
12.24.11

Device warns of catastrophic failure in lithium-ion batteries, robots celebrate

"Catastrophic lithium-ion battery failure" are five words Malfunctioning Eddie never wants to h...

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12.12.11
Researchers build world's smallest steam engine that could
12.12.11

Researchers build world's smallest steam engine that could

Wanna create your very own microscopic steam engine? Just take a colloid particle, put it in wa...

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11.28.11
iPhone 4 combusts on Australian flight, looks madder than a spurned Qantas employee
11.28.11

iPhone 4 combusts on Australian flight, looks madder than a spurned Qantas employee

On an airline that's actually serving the great country of Australia these days, an iPhone 4 deci...

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