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iPad Mini gets torn asunder by iFixit, finds very small screws

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Interested in seeing all the adorable little parts inside Apple's smallest iPad yet? iFixit's already got its hands on one and has a currently-in-progress teardown going on, should that be your kinda thing. [Image credit: iFixit]Filed under: AppleiPad Mini gets torn asunder by iFixit, finds very small screws originally...
iPad Mini gets torn asunder by iFixit, finds very small screws
More 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro pictures surface [Gallery]

iFixit begins surgery on new iPad

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Need something to keep you occupied as you wait in line for the latest iPad? What better way to wile away the time waiting for its 8AM release in your part of the world than watching someone else tear apart their brand new tablet? iFixit has already managed to...
iFixit begins surgery on new iPad

Leaked photo allegedly shows iPad mini's dock connector flex cable with headphone jack on bottom

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Granted, the existence of a 7-inch iPad mini is far from confirmed, but the latest "evidence" to fan those rumor flames is a photo of what appears to be a dock connector flex cable that connects the smaller dock connector, headphone jack and home button connector. The photo appeared...
Leaked photo allegedly shows iPad mini's dock connector flex cable with headphone jack on bottom
Teardown: iPad mini is more like a "big iPod touch" than other iOS devices

Apple Pulls Products from Environmental EPEAT Registry

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Apple has notified the Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) that it is withdrawing its products from the EPEAT registry and will no longer be submitting its products to EPEAT for environmental rating. CIO Journal spoke with Robert Frisbee, CEO of EPEAT, who offered slightly more color to the decision:“They...
Apple Pulls Products from Environmental EPEAT Registry

iFixit casts doubt on EPEAT Gold over Retina MacBook

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In a caustically-worded piece, the CEO of iFixit has decried both the EPEAT environmental certification program and Apple's Retina MacBook Pro in particular, claiming that the former's Gold certification of the latter constitutes "greenwashing," or a form of spin in which deceptive marketing is used to portray a product as...
iFixit casts doubt on EPEAT Gold over Retina MacBook
Fan fave iFixit taps Amazon cloud for new division

iFixit tears into the new iPod touch, bemoans lack of repairability

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The folks over at iFixit have gotten their tool-sporting hands all over the new iPod touch, giving Apple's latest music player the customary detailed teardown. The alien autopsy-esque dissection reveals the device's A5 processor, flash memory from Toshiba and a lot of parts secured firmly in place. The latter,...
iFixit tears into the new iPod touch, bemoans lack of repairability
Nook Simple Touch with Glowlight teardown reveals e-reader's light distribution secrets

iFixIt's Servers Are Overloaded With Traffic From Tearing Down The New iPad (AAPL)

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The industrious hardware geeks at iFixIt flew to Australia to pick up an iPad and dismantle for the Internet's pleasure, documenting the process along the way. They didn't expect the attention it would get. The site's servers are so flooded with traffic that all they can do is serve...
iFixIt's Servers Are Overloaded With Traffic From Tearing Down The New iPad (AAPL)

iFixit Tears Down Apple's Fifth-Generation iPod Touch

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The teardown experts at iFixit have turned their attention to Apple's fifth-generation iPod touch, moving quickly to examine the internals of the company's redesigned device. The teardown reveals few surprises, but offers a good look at how Apple has been able to pack all of the components into a body...
iFixit Tears Down Apple's Fifth-Generation iPod Touch

Sony PS Vita teardown shows very easy fixes, custom CPU

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iFixit on Thursday posted a teardown of the just-launched PlayStation Vita that provided a handful of surprises about its construction. The gaming handheld is unusually easy to open, with standard (if small) Philips screws throughout, few adhesives, and a battery that's relatively easy to replace. Much of the design is...
Sony PS Vita teardown shows very easy fixes, custom CPU
iFixit tears down Kindle Fire HD, finds completely new internals

The 404 1,135: Where we turn the piracy up (podcast)

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The wait is over for iPhone 5 buyers today despite the ongoing Apple Maps mess, so let the Apple picking begin! To combat smartphone theft, the NYPD wants to remind everyone about their Operation ID plan that lets users register their devices with local authorities. To everyone's surprise, the iPhone...
The 404 1,135: Where we turn the piracy up (podcast)
Apple’s new designs force it to abandon EPEAT Green standard, potentially cutting off big customers

Motorola Razr M teardown and repair instructions [Video]

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Shortly after arriving at Verizon stores earlier this month, AndroidCentral points us to this tear down video from DirectFix showing the insides of Motorola’ Razr M. More than just a teardown, the video acts as an assembly and disassembly guide for replacing the device’s battery or other internals components....
Motorola Razr M teardown and repair instructions [Video]

iFixit tears open an HP Z1, finds it impossibly easy to repair

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Those guys and gals at iFixit love nothing more than destroying something beautiful and, in the process, finding out exactly what makes it tick. The latest victim of their reckless deconstructive tendencies is HP's Z1. The all-in-one turns out to be just as beautiful on the inside as it...
iFixit tears open an HP Z1, finds it impossibly easy to repair

iFixit pries open Google's Nexus 4, exposes somewhat stubborn battery

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The warranty-voiders over at iFixit decided to spend their Friday evening tearing into a freshly delivered Nexus 4 and have given us a peek inside Google's smartphone darling. After removing a pair of screws and spending a few minutes prying off the rear cover, the teardown specialists found that...
iFixit pries open Google's Nexus 4, exposes somewhat stubborn battery
The BlackBerry Z10 gets at least one thing right: Repairability
Nexus 4's LTE chip actually works, sort of
Apple A6 processor examined, confirmed to have been produced by Samsung

iFixit tears down Retina MacBook Pro, updated MacBook Air

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Repair outfit iFixit has conducted teardowns of two of Apple's new MacBook models, including the Retina version of the MacBook Pro. iFixit in fact complains that the system is the "least repairable laptop" it has ever taken apart. It uses special pentalobe screws, for instance, which like the iPhone 4,...
iFixit tears down Retina MacBook Pro, updated MacBook Air
iFixit Tears Apart The Nexus 7, Deems It Less Repairable Than The Kindle Fire
iFixit tears down the new MacBook Pro's ultra-thin Retina display
Detailed analysis of Apple A6 core reveals layout done by hand

The Retina MacBook Pro and the sound of repairability

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Apple introduced a new MacBook Pro model during the keynote last week. It’s an impressive beast, but its primary draw is the insanely high-resolution Retina display. In a manner similar to the last few portable releases from Apple, including the MacBook Air and the iPad, it was almost immediately attacked...
The Retina MacBook Pro and the sound of repairability

iFixit: new iPhones less toxic than previous models

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Mobile phones are being built using fewer toxic chemicals than were their predecessors, and Apple's iPhone 4S and iPhone 5, along with many other newer phone models, are among the least toxic to have been released in more than a decade. This according to a new report out from iFixit...
iFixit: new iPhones less toxic than previous models
Nexus 7 crushes Kindle Fire’s battery performance, says iFixit

First Teardown of New iPad Underway, Reveals Samsung Retina Display

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Earlier today, we noted that iFixit was on hand for an early midnight launch of the new iPad at a Telstra retail store in Melbourne, Australia, and the teardown experts are now beginning the process of opening up the device to examine its internals. A number of the parts appeared...
First Teardown of New iPad Underway, Reveals Samsung Retina Display
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