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Will it bend? Apple Pencil gets a twisty torture test

The Apple Pencil sticks out from the iPad Pro when it's charging. Can it handle the rigors of bumps, bends and twists?

By November 19, 2015

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Here's what happens when you torture the Apple Watch

How much can the Apple Watch handle? We went on a mission to find out.

By April 24, 2015

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Here are the reasons why so many hoverboards are catching fire

Buying a self-balancing scooter? You might want to think twice.

By December 22, 2015

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What do we really think if Apple gets rid of the headphone jack? (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Ep. 19)

Thinner isn't always better...unless you're Apple. A new Apple TV is already just around the corner? And new MacBooks are getting thinner.

By December 4, 2015

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How long did the iPad Pro last as Brian's work computer? (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast Ep. 17)

iPad Pro's have a charging issues, the Apple Pencil goes through torture, and we finally watch the Steve Jobs movie.

By November 20, 2015

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Meet the people who torture Gorilla Glass for a living

CNET's Ben Fox Rubin discusses his visit to Corning's reliability and testing labs for its smartphone cover glass.

October 29, 2014

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See a 5K Retina iMac take on an anti-tank cannon...and lose, badly

It's torture testing taken to another level when a fist-sized bullet is launched at Apple's latest desktop.

By September 21, 2015

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iPhone 6 leaks show a device begging for extreme torture-testing

If the rumors hold true, the next iPhone could sport a nearly indestructible and perhaps flexible sapphire screen. That sound you hear is Apple muttering, "Bring it on" to device torture-testers everywhere.

By July 8, 2014

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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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Watch a $10,000 Apple Watch get crushed by powerful magnets

A couple of fist-sized neodymium magnets put the squeeze on an expensive Apple Watch for a memorable torture-test video.

By June 15, 2015