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Will it bend? Apple iPhone 6s/Plus drop, water and assorted torture tests

Come on in, torture lovers! Brace yourselves, the iPhone drop, stab, burn and bend tests have arrived, and no 7000-series aluminum can save the newest Apple handset from the 15-minutes-of-fame seekers out there.
We’ve compiled a shortlist of iPhone 6s and 6s Plus destruction efforts that prove once and for all that when glass hits the pavement, your dreams can be shattered pretty easily. Well, with the exception of the iPhone 6s falling from a story height in the Toronto Eaton Center, and remaining fairly unscathed, though the surface it fell on looks taped. 
What’s …

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Oppo R7 Plus aces our battery life and charge tests with best-in-class longevity

Believe it or not, a thin phablet with 4100 mAh scored one of the best continuous screen-on times in our gruelling battery life benchmark test. The new Oppo R7 Plus is not only one of the most elegant big-screeners we’ve seen, 2.5D display and all, but also managed to keep its lights on for nearly 10 hours with the screen lit, and running our standardized testing pattern. This would translate to about two days of normal usage from the phablet, which is great news for those that are eyeing Oppo’s latest puppy.

As a reminder, the R7 Plus features a 6-inch …

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 seemingly survives drop and water tests

Announced by Xiaomi earlier in August, the Redmi Note 2 is an upper-mid-range smartphone that’s sold at an incredibly low price. Although it’s officially available only in China (at least for now), you can pre-order the Redmi Note 2 from almost anywhere in the world via third-party retailers, though you’ll have to pay a bit more for it ($160 for the 16 GB variant, and $210 for the 32 GB one).

Despite its low price, the Redmi Note 2 seems to be a well made device. Or at least that’s what a drop test video – embedded below – suggests. The video also shows how the new Redmi Note survives being …

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Project Ara’s delay may be due to phones failing drop tests

Google confirmed earlier this week that the first market pilot for its Project Ara modular smartphone would be pushed back from late 2015 to sometime in 2016. Now a new message on the project’s official Twitter account may have revealed that the reason for the delay was due in part to those smartphones failing drop tests.

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Largest ever cyber wargame tests Europe’s defences


Europe’s biggest ever cyber security war diversions exercise has started, with the point of testing how nations can cooperate against a significant cross-fringe security danger. Throughout its first stage, the Cyber Europe 2014 occasion unites more than 200 associations including vitality organizations, telecoms administrators, and 400 security experts. The scale of the cyberwargame demonstrates how genuinely countries now take the danger of computerized assaults, and is only one of various such wargames being run in Europe as advanced systems are currently seen as a standard battleground in any clash. The coordinators said the topic of the occasion was not impacted …continue reading

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Snowden testifies / Nagoya protocol / Roadworthiness tests

MEPs hear Snowden’s eagerly awaited response to the LIBE inquiry, vote to approve rules on access to genetic resources and benefit sharing, and standardising…

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Coast Guard tests oil spill technologies in Operation Arctic Shield

Top Priority Sector:  disaster_preparedness_emergency_response The Coast Guard Research and Development Center (RDC) led a team of engineers and scientists from multiple Coast Guard units, other federal agencies, and universities in evaluating methods to detect, track and respond to simulated oil spills off the North Slope of Alaska as part of Operation Arctic Shield 2013, Sept. […]

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Smith & Wesson M&P #209001 9mm – Gun Tests Pistol of the Year

Our first impression of the $679 S&W M&P 9mm was that it felt extremely comfortable in the hand. It was well balanced, not too heavy—at least without a magazine full of 17 heavy-bullet loads—and was pleasantly devoid of extraneous controls and levers. We note S&W also sells a version with a thumb safety, along with […]

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Publishing News: Ownshelf tests ebook lending waters

Here are a few stories from the publishing space that caught my attention this week. Pushing the envelope in ebook lending innovation Martin Bryant at The Next Web took a look at this week at Ownshelf, a startup looking to … View full post on O’Reilly News and Commentary

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