Five gadgets that took a lickin' from the Always On torture test, and then stopped ticking, and then seriously wondered what they were doing with their lives.
Some gadgets are built to last. Here are five that were born to break.
The sadists at SquareTrade put the latest and greatest through the paces. Samsung's Galaxy S5 seemed to prove again that plastic is nothing to be ashamed of.
After the four smartphones were dropped at five feet, slid across a table, and submerged in water for 10 seconds, one device came out the clear winner.
A security researcher is set to detail flaws in the company's flagship database, which Oracle has deemed "unbreakable," saying a glitch makes it vulnerable to hackers.