Tag Archive: survive


Can your Quest survive a fall?

Best Answer: For every-day wear and tear, the Quest is quite durable, but be mindful of the cameras and lenses in particular.

Untethered VR experience: Oculus Quest (From $ 399 on Amazon) VR durability

The Oculus Quest will expose many new users to VR. As such, consumers should be aware of the limits of their new headsets in order to prevent damage. In many ways, VR headsets are designed to be quite durable. The outer shells are  [Read More…]

Survive the cold! How to Dance between Three Ice Sculptures in Fortnite

One of Fortnite’s Season 8, Week 9 challenges will have players hunting down various locations on the map and dancing in between them. For the first point of this challenge, players will have to find three ice sculptures on the map. Thankfully, there aren’t too many places an ice sculpture could survive on the Fortnite map, so finding it shouldn’t be that big of a challenge. Just in case, we’ve done the hard work, so all you have  [Read More…]

See how long you survive in Monopoly: Fortnite Edition for its lowest price

Fans of Fortnite have to check out this recently-released edition of the classic Monopoly board game.

Amazon has the Fortnite edition of Monopoly on sale right now for $ 9.99. Today’s discount brings the game to the lowest price we’ve seen to date. It has an MSRP of $ 20 and has recently been on sale for around $ 14. The price drop comes as part of a wider sale on toys and games at Amazon that  [Read More…]

Watch the Oukitel WP1 survive fire & ice durability tests (Promoted)

Oukitel just released a new video in which its latest, rugged WP1 smartphone is put through a series of torture tests.

To prove its toughness, Oukitel placed the WP1 in a small tank and then refrigerated it for 10 hours. Next, the phone went against boiled hot water. While most phones will shut down to protects themselves in very low or very high temperatures, the WP1 didn’t.

But that’s not all, Oukitel also poured some ethyl alcohol and set the  [Read More…]

How to survive a winter storm using tech

Winter is here, bring nasty storms to just about everybody.

When a nasty storm hits during the summer it can be miserable, but when a winter storm descends onto your house you may have to deal with being stuck indoors behind a wall of ice and snow. Whether this is your first Nor’easter, or you’ve been making snow angels since you were a kid, we’ve got some tips for getting through a blizzard using the tech you  [Read More…]

Watch this Galaxy S5 fall from a plane and survive

Although Samsung has its Active line of Galaxy phones, this standard version held up just fine — after a fall from a plane.

The one time I went skydiving, I wanted to do something to document the experience, more to prove that I actually did it than to remember it. However, I also didn’t want my phone to fall out of my hands and smash into a million pieces on impact. So, I took a few photos as we  [Read More…]

Acer’s new rugged Chromebook can survive all sorts of abuse

Chromebooks are considered great educational accessories. After they offer basic functionalities at affordable prices, which makes them perfect for students of any ages. Now Acer has come to CES 2017 to launch a few new products like any self-respecting tech companies. So say hello to the rugged Chromebook 11 N7 – a laptop which was

NatulaRays Outdoor Bluetooth Speaker – A fantastic little speaker that can survive serious abuse! (Review)

In this ever burgeoning digital age, we as a society have become almost 100% dependent on technology. Most of us are incapable of leaving our homes without some form of technology on our person. This need and necessity we have for tech and gadgets drives our innovation as a people. As our needs grow, so

How to survive Android without Google: the FOSS version

Last month, we showed you how to use Android without Google using custom ROMs and third-party apps. In this article, we’ll give you the open source alternatives. The FOSS, or FLOSS movement has been around for at least a couple of decades. Standing for Free/Libre Open Source Software, it centers around open-source software – meaning software

Acer’s new enterprise-focused Chromebook 14 can survive a drop — and a spill

Acer’s latest Chromebook can withstand a lot more than a regular laptop, but the price is still the thing here.

It was less than a month ago that Acer unveiled its latest Chromebook, a machine that, for $ 299, packs a considerable amount of technology into its metal frame.

Now, Acer is back with an enterprise-grade variant of that same machine, dubbed Chromebook 14 for Work. Not only is it the company’s first laptop to be  [Read More…]