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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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Poor iPhone 6 endures its most extreme drop test yet

We've seen what happens to the latest iPhones from 4 feet up, but what if you multiply the distance of that drop by, say, a thousand?

By September 24, 2014

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Can the iPhone 6 Plus stop a 50-caliber bullet?

It will certainly let you watch videos in full HD, but how does the iPhone 6 Plus fare when it comes to stopping bullets? RatedRR takes a shot at the Plus to find out.

By September 23, 2014

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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare a no-show on Wii U

The first-person shooter won't be available for the Wii U but is headed to the Xbox One and PS4, says the game's developer.

By August 21, 2014

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iPunch smart combat gloves power up your fist

Think you can throw down with the best of them? These smart boxing gloves tell the truth, then work with an app to get you in fighting form.

By July 1, 2014

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Marc Benioff's teenage affair with the Macintosh

guest post Six months after watching Apple's 1984 Super Bowl commercial, the 19-year-old future Salesforce.com CEO was a summer intern at Apple writing a sample game, "Raid on Armonk."

By January 24, 2014

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God exists, say Apple fanboy scientists

With the help of just one MacBook, two Germans formalize a theorem that confirms the existence of God. Allegedly, of course.

By October 25, 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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PSB Image T6: A high-end tower speaker at an affordable price

PSB Speakers' big T6 tower is a seriously powerful performer, equally accomplished with music and home theater sound.

By May 8, 2013

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Should an iPhone case survive a sledgehammer?

The Ballistic HC and the Griffin Survivor are considered military-grade cases for the iPhone 4. Basically, both are really tough. Is either superior?

By April 19, 2011