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Get a ruggedized 1TB portable hard drive for $69.99 shipped

Normally $84.99, this shockproof drive can be yours for less thanks to a Cheapskate-exclusive coupon code.

By October 25, 2013

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Trying (and failing) to drown a ruggedized Android phone

Crave's Eric Mack is on a mission to push a military-grade smartphone endorsed by survivalist Bear Grylls to its limit. Watch his first attempt in Colorado's white water.

By September 26, 2013

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Wrapping up Speeds and Feeds, part 3: Ruggedness

Rugged laptops are available from several manufacturers, but they're too bulky and expensive for mainstream consumers. We need rugged consumer notebooks; here's how we'll get them.

By November 11, 2009

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Methanol fuel cell powers ruggedized computers

Lightweight fuel cell powers computer for up to 14 hours.

By June 24, 2008

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Systemax launches "ruggedized" laptop

Despite its tough name, the Assault is not built to military specifications. In fact, many of its features--a magnesium alloy case, antishock design, and a spill-resistant keyboard and touch pad--can be found on corporate models from Dell and Lenovo.

By August 29, 2007

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Torture test: Can this waterproof headset survive a waterfall?

Crave's Eric Mack took the BlueAnt Pump, a waterproof Bluetooth sports headset, for a spin down a waterfall to test its bona fides. Watch the test for yourself.

By July 1, 2014

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Nyne Bass

While it's not terribly compact, the Nyne Bass lives up to its name and outperforms many portable Bluetooth speakers that cost more.

July 29, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 29, 2014
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Play Minecraft on this Android-powered coffee table

Ideum ships a multitouch coffee table running Android so you can have the equivalent of a giant tablet in your living room.

By April 11, 2014

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Don't loan your iPhone to people in these states

SquareTrade releases data showing that Washington isn't just the nation's capital, it's also the scariest place in the country to be an iPhone.

By December 16, 2013

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Watch daredevil app user pay bills and evade bulls

Torture testing has made the leap from pain inflicted on devices to perilous multitasking by their users. Don't try this at home -- or in Georgia, or Spain.

By November 5, 2013