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We cracked open an Apple Pencil so you don't have to

Bill Detwiler cracks open the Apple Pencil and explores the tiny tech that powers the iPad Pro's must-have accessory.

By November 24, 2015


iPhone 6S teardown reveals upgrades galore, similar hardware layout

Bill Detwiler cracks open the iPhone 6S and discovers plenty of hardware upgrades, but no major changes to the internal layout.

By October 2, 2015


Amazon Echo teardown gets inside the smart speaker powered by the cloud

Bill Detwiler cracks open the Amazon Echo and shows you the tech that makes it a "smart" speaker.

By September 14, 2015


Sphero BB-8 teardown reveals its robot tech inside the rolling 'Star Wars' droid

The Sphero BB-8 toy may not be powered by the Force, but Bill Detwiler cracks this rolling robot open to show you the tech inside.

By September 5, 2015


Woz changes mind, decides robots will be wonderful

Technically Incorrect: Having once been a skeptic, the Apple co-founder now says artificial intelligence will be a good thing, because robots will realize they need us.

By June 24, 2015


What Mac OS X annoyances should Apple fix?

On the eve of WWDC 2015, it's hard to find much too complain about with Apple's desktop operating system, but there are a few things we'd like to see fixed or improved upon.

By June 7, 2015


Apple Watch teardown reveals unique hardware and replaceable parts

The Apple Watch may not be fine jewelry, but Bill Detwiler cracks it open and shows you why he thinks it's a fine piece of tech.

By June 5, 2015


Apple MacBook (2015) teardown: Revamped design makes DIY repairs very difficult

Apple packed a ton of new tech into the 2015 MacBook, but thanks to a completely redesigned interior, DIY repairs on this laptop can be a real nightmare.

By April 25, 2015


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 teardown: New design hampers repairs

Thanks to a redesigned motherboard, the addition of front panel adhesive and other design changes, the Galaxy Note 4 isn't a repair-friendly phablet.

By March 25, 2015


Motorola Moto E 4G LTE teardown reveals major design changes

Motorola gave the second-generation Moto E new hardware and LTE connectivity, but also made several design changes to both the inside and outside of the phone.

By March 12, 2015