Cracking Open (HD)
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TechRepublic Head Technology Editor Bill Detwiler dissects the latest tech products and analyzes the internal hardware, giving consumers a look inside their favorite gadgets and helping them make smart tech purchases.
|1||CleanVideo10 years of Cracking Open the Apple iPhone||A decade ago, Bill Detwiler cracked open the original iPhone. As Apple celebrates the phone's 10th anniversary, he celebrates 10 years of taking them apart.||6/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||CleanVideoCracking Open Snapchat Spectacles||Bill Detwiler cracks open the Snapchat Spectacles and shows you the tiny tech that makes these specs smarter than your average shades.||3/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoSparks 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.||1/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||CleanVideoHoverboards 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.||1/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||CleanVideoCracking Open: Amazon Fire 2015||Bill Detwiler cracks open the Amazon Fire, explores the hardware inside and uncovers the tech inside Amazon's $50 tablet.||12/21/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||CleanVideoCracking 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.||11/24/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|7||CleanVideoWhat'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.||10/1/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|8||CleanVideoCracking Open: Amazon Echo||Bill Detwiler cracks open the Amazon Echo and explores the tech inside this cloud-connected, "smart" speaker.||9/14/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|9||CleanVideoCracking 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.||9/4/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|10||CleanVideoApple Watch (2015)||The Apple Watch may not be fine jewelry, but it's definitely a fine piece of tech. Bill Detwiler cracks open the 2015 Apple Watch and shows you the tech inside the case.||6/5/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
This is called cracking open. When is this guy actually doing something other than telling us about the insides of tech?