Robotic Butt Tests the Strength of Smartphones

Some owners of the new iPhone 6 report that it bends and even breaks when kept in back pants pockets. Consumer technology journalists are calling the scandal "Bendgate"--a reference to the Watergate scandal that brought down the Nixon Administration. This hardware problem probably won't destroy Apple, but it has caused the company to become the butt of many jokes.

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Samsung, one of Apple's competitors, would like for you to know that its Galaxy Note 4 smartphones are buttproof--or at least buttresistant. As this video shows, Samsung uses a robotic butt to repeatedly pound its phones in order to test their durability.

-via Technabob

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