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iPhone 6 leaks show a device begging for extreme torture-testing

If the rumors hold true, the next iPhone could sport a nearly indestructible and perhaps flexible sapphire screen. That sound you hear is Apple muttering, "Bring it on" to device torture-testers everywhere.

By July 8, 2014

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Conan fails to become No. 1 on LinkedIn, resorts to begging

Conan O'Brien seems embarrassed that he's only garnered a paltry 68,000 followers on LinkedIn. So he does what so many business people do -- he fawns and begs, like a company on Kickstarter.

By November 5, 2013

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Ayn Rand producers beg for help from others on Kickstarter

The producers of the third part of "Atlas Shrugged" believe it's just fine for others to kick in for a movie that's all about self-reliance.

By September 24, 2013

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Prices drop for iPhone 6 devices smuggled into China -- report

Device prices have sunk by up to $1,000 now that the initial hype surrounding the new iPhones has worn off.

By September 29, 2014

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Xbox overdose makes home-arrest prisoner beg for jail

A New Zealand man nearing the end of home detention sentence just can't stand another day with his Xbox, so he asks the police to take him to jail.

By June 6, 2013

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iPhone 6 Plus takes on liquid nitrogen and a sledgehammer

Life is tough if you're a new iPhone. A torture test goes into cold territory and follows it up with a blow from a sledgehammer.

By September 23, 2014

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iPhone 6 and 6 Plus drop and drown test results are in

The new iPhones are out in the wild, but not everyone is taking the best care of the coveted new devices. Check out the latest torture test results.

By September 21, 2014

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iPhone 6 release could drive the most old iPhone trade-ins ever

As the iPhone 6 launch approaches, more trade-in sites are clamoring for your old iPhone. eBay is leading the charge with the promise of a $100 coupon if you can't sell yours on the auction site.

By August 26, 2014

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The noPhone: A fake phone to help you talk to people

Created initially as a joke, a piece of useless rectangular plastic may have a use after all.

By August 25, 2014

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JC Penney's begging ad criticizes former Apple exec

In a curious expression of mea culpa, the retailer releases an ad begging its customers to return, implying very strongly that previous CEO, Ron Johnson, messed up.

By May 1, 2013