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Moto X beats out iPhone 5S, 5C, and Galaxy S4 for durability

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.

By September 22, 2013

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The five most durable gadgets of Always On

Season 5 premieres next week, but before we jump into a new set of torture tests, we're taking a look back at the five devices that survived almost all the abuse we could imagine.

By August 13, 2013

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Motorola phones to be waterproof and durable, Google hints

Longer-lasting batteries and sturdy screens were also tipped by Larry Page, during an earnings call.

By April 19, 2013

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Sigma announces not one, but two supertele zoom lenses

Not to be left behind in the supertelephoto zoom department, Sigma literally one-ups one of its main rivals with the announcement of two different 150-600mm zoom designs.

By September 11, 2014

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Huawei confirms sapphire display for Ascend P7

The Chinese handset maker gives its 5-inch Ascend P7 a sapphire display which will make it more resistant to scratches.

By September 4, 2014

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Become a living room fighter pilot with life-sized cardboard cockpit

Ever wanted your own jet fighter? Perhaps a life-sized cardboard cockpit with enough space for your gaming chair and rig is the next best thing.

By September 1, 2014

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Library of Congress cooks CDs in quest to save them

In an attempt to preserve its collection of more than 500,000 CDs, the Library of Congress is doing some torture testing.

By August 28, 2014

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iPhone 5S vs. train goes exactly like you'd expect

YouTube channel TechRax wonders if an iPhone 5S can survive being run over by a train. Spoiler alert: No, it can't.

By July 24, 2014

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And now for the alleged iPhone 6 extreme sandpaper test

The supposed iPhone 6 sapphire screen, already featured in a torture test, gets tortured a little more with two types of sandpaper.

By July 20, 2014

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Get a DJI Phantom FC40 quad-copter for $449

More than just a toy (but still insanely fun), this heavy-duty drone can record HD video and has a range of well over a quarter-mile.

By July 15, 2014