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Explaining water and dust resistance ratings for your gadgets

Water-resistant doesn't mean waterproof. Here's how to find out just how rugged your smartphones, tablets, activity trackers and smartwatches really are.

By April 7, 2015

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Corning fires up new super scratch-resistant glass

The glassmaker reveals Project Phire, a new Gorilla Glass-like material that's both extremely sturdy and hard to scratch.

By February 6, 2015

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Tire Tech: How does the BMW i3 handle so well on such narrow tires?

We take a closer look at Bridgestone's Ecopia EP500 tires for the 2015 BMW i3 electric car.

By April 20, 2015

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Water- and dust-resistant gadgets to go the distance

Don't destroy your existing tech by exposing it to the elements. Here are some gadgets ready-made for aquatic and summer adventures.

8 Images By August 27, 2014

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How does Tony Stark's body survive the forces of his Iron Man suit?

By all accounts, flying inside Iron Man's supersuit would do some bodily damage. So how does Stark do it? Nerdist's Kyle Hill has a few thoughts.

By April 15, 2015

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Braven 855s: Water-resistant Bluetooth speaker is built like a tank

If you're looking for a beefier portable wireless speaker to take outdoors, the $300 Braven 855s can pound out the tunes and has good battery life.

By May 5, 2014

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Nissan tries on dirt-resistant paint

Nissan tested out a new water-repelling paint that could mean the end of car washes.

By April 25, 2014

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Jawbone Up3 to begin shipping on April 20

The long-delayed tracker finally has a shipping date, but Jawbone revealed it was not able to achieve the level of water resistance that was originally planned.

By April 9, 2015

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Apple Watch vs. Android Wear, Pebble and Samsung Gear

The Apple Watch is almost here -- but it's not the only smartwatch on the block. Here's how it stacks up against the major competitors on the market.

By April 8, 2015

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LG G3 could be dustproof and water resistant, report indicates

Though new features and more power will surely be in LG's next flagship phone, it may be able to take a swim, as well.

By March 10, 2014