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Pebble Steel teardown reveals easy-open case, removable components, and more storage

The Pebble Steel is easier to crack open and repair than the original Pebble smartwatch and has twice as much storage.

By July 15, 2014

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Surface Pro 3 teardown reveals fragile glass, redesigned interior

Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 is a solid step up from the original Pro, but this sleek laptop replacement is still very difficult to repair.

By June 30, 2014

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Updated iPod Touch still tough to repair, iFixit says

Apple has refreshed its iPod Touch lineup, but repairing the new 16GB edition remains a challenge, according to an iFixit teardown.

By June 27, 2014

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Microsoft at E3 2014: Behind the eight-ball

A lot has changed in a year, but Microsoft still needs to win over prospective next-gen consumers. Here's what we expect to see from the Xbox camp.

By June 3, 2014

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Meet Liva, the 'world's smallest' Windows kit PC

At under 200g and only 118mm long, the Liva mini-desktop from Taiwanese manufacturer ECS is a seriously tiny Windows-based kit PC.

By June 3, 2014

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How and when to upgrade your Mac's RAM

If your Mac is running slowly, you may simply need to upgrade your RAM.

By April 9, 2014

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iFixit travels back in time to tear down the original Mac

What went into the guts of 128K Macintosh 30 years ago? iFixit takes a teardown trip through memory lane to uncover the answers.

By January 24, 2014

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Mac Pro (2013) processor upgradable

Despite its unique design, the new Pro's CPU is easily upgradable.

By January 6, 2014

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Most annoying Cracking Open teardowns of 2013

Some gadgets are easy to fix. Others are real repair nightmares. Bill Detwiler counts down his top five most annoying teardowns of 2013.

By December 20, 2013

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MacBook Pro Retina 2013 teardown: Tough fix, good parts

The new 15-inch and 13-inch MacBook Pro Retina models have a lot going for them, but repairability isn't one of them.

By October 24, 2013