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Why Does My Car Wobble When I Brake?

If your brake pads are still in fine shape but the car trembles when you break nonetheless, this could be your problem.<p>If you hit the brakes and feel your car wobble or shudder, it's time to give your brakes a thorough inspection. It's likely a classic case of warped rotors. Braking removes …

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Microsoft pulls a 180, reverses Xbox One always-on DRM and used games policy

Microsoft backtracked Wednesday on its much-derided policy that would have required Xbox One gamers to connect their consoles to the Internet once a day to prevent game piracy.<p>Microsoft faced a huge backlash when it announced the policy, just before the E3 video game conference earlier this month. …

New magnetic film could make storage technology 10,000 times more efficient

By on June 19, 2013 at 7:32 am<p>Magnets, how do they work? Researchers at MIT have recently discovered that we might not have the firm grasp of …

FBI director admits domestic use of drones for surveillance

The FBI uses drones for domestic surveillance purposes, the head of the agency told Congress early Wednesday.<p>Robert Mueller, the director of the …

This contact lens could eventually make Google Glass obsolete

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Cocktail Science: 5 Myths About Ice, Debunked

Editor's Note: Please welcome Kevin Liu of Science Fare to SE: Drinks. We're pumped to have him here to share a bit of cocktail science.<p>The difference between a perfectly balanced cocktail and a so-so one often comes down to ice. How does ice affect temperature? Dilution? Since as much as half the …