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Cracking Open: Amazon Fire illustrates dramatic drop in cost of tablet tech

TechRepublic's Bill Detwiler cracks open the Fire and explores the tech inside Amazon's $50 tablet.

By December 23, 2015

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

TechRepublic's Bill Detwiler uses a rotary cutter to slice open the stylus and explores the tech that powers the iPad Pro's must-have accessory.

By November 24, 2015

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Get an unlocked LG G Flex 2 for $199.99

From the Cheapskate: Originally $700 (!), this 5.5-inch phone features an arched design and scratch-resistant coating.

By February 4, 2016

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Cracking Open: Amazon Fire 2015

Bill Detwiler cracks open the Amazon Fire, explores the hardware inside and uncovers the tech inside Amazon's $50 tablet.

By December 21, 2015

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Cracking Open: Apple Pencil

Bill Detwiler breaks out his tools and cracks open the Apple Pencil, showing you the amazingly tiny tech inside the iPad Pro's handheld input device.

By November 24, 2015

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Sparks fly as we cut open an Apple Pencil at CES 2016

Sparks, smoke, and a little fire as Bill Detwiler cuts open an Apple Pencil live on the CNET stage at CES 2016.

January 8, 2016

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Hoverboards can be fun but also a serious fire hazard

At CES 2016, Bill Detwiler cracks open a self-balancing scooter, explores the hardware inside, and explains why they can pose a serious fire hazard.

By January 8, 2016

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Cracking Open: Amazon Echo

Bill Detwiler cracks open the Amazon Echo and explores the tech inside this cloud-connected, "smart" speaker.

By September 14, 2015

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Cracking Open: Sphero BB-8 Star Wars toy

Bill Detwiler breaks open the Sphero BB-8 Star Wars toy to find out what's inside this rolling droid.

By September 4, 2015

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What's inside the Apple iPhone 6S?

Bill Detwiler cracks open the iPhone 6S to explore the hardware inside and look at the technology behind Apple's Taptic Engine and 3D Touch display.

By October 1, 2015