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Crashbaby: Keihin Tohoku Line LCD

Let’s start the day off with a crashbaby post! This is the Keihin Tohoku line on the vast JR East network, easily identifiable by its light blue stripe and color designation on maps and signs. It serves three prefectures and runs[...]
Crashbaby: Keihin Tohoku Line LCD
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Not enough crash news makes the Crash Baby cry

Hey everyone, please don’t forget about our great little section of awe and thanksgiving, Crash Baby. It’s a fun place to check out other people’s damaged goods and feel thankful that it didn’t happen to you, there are often some great[...]
Not enough crash news makes the Crash Baby cry
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Crash Baby iPhone version.

It’s been almost a year since we did not get any new Crash Baby, and we would like to thanks Paul in the UK for this impressive photo of a crushed iPhone that apparently refuse to die and was still operational once applied some sticky [...]
Crash Baby iPhone version.
Crash Baby iPhone version.

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[CEATEC 09- Live] Nissan EPORO… From Alpha to Beta

Back in 2008 at CEATEC, Nissan introduced their first Crash Avoiding Robot. This year they had nothing amazingly new under the hood, they only recycled and upgraded their cute little robot now known as EPORO… So what’s new? They no lon[...]
[CEATEC 09- Live] Nissan EPORO… From Alpha to Beta
[CEATEC 09- Live] Nissan EPORO… From Alpha to Beta[CEATEC 09- Live] Nissan EPORO… From Alpha to Beta[CEATEC 09- Live] Nissan EPORO… From Alpha to Beta[CEATEC 09- Live] Nissan EPORO… From Alpha to Beta[CEATEC 09- Live] Nissan EPORO… From Alpha to Beta

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Summer Crash Baby…

Here’s what happens to an Archos PMP if you leave it in your room in Japan without turning on the air-conditioning for two months… According to Kei, yep the very same guy who broke his Archos 5 earlier in March… He left his old, [...]
Summer Crash Baby…
Summer Crash Baby…Summer Crash Baby…Summer Crash Baby…Summer Crash Baby…

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ASUS R1F Crash Baby, Death by Power Adapter

It’s been a long time since I’ve broken one of my toys and today I have to report that I killed my beloved Tablet PC, my ASUS R1F… How did it happen? Well, as I stated a few days ago I decided to clean my home office space [...]
ASUS R1F Crash Baby, Death by Power Adapter

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iPhone Crash Baby with a Happy Ending

Bernard travels a lot in Asia, and broke his iPhone while in China. Nothing special here, but since we’re talking about China, a place where EVERYTHING can and DOES happen, Bernard found a little store to fix his little iPhone in[...]
iPhone Crash Baby with a Happy Ending

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Crash Baby… Why Are White Lines On My LCD?

I just received this nice set of pictures from M.C. (we’ll keep his name secret) who had a customer complaining about some white lines on his LCD… See for yourself!
Crash Baby… Why Are White Lines On My LCD?
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Crash Baby, Dead iPhone Screen

Here’s Dominique’s iPhone that apparently didn’t appreciate its latest collision rendering it 100% useless… Dominique, we hope you took the Apple Care warranty upgrade.
Crash Baby, Dead iPhone Screen
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Crash Baby: Human 1 – Archos 0

Here’s a 3-month-old Archos 5… Apparently before catching his plane, Kei found that his Archos screen was broken… I mean no biggy since it loads JUST fine… The only problem Kei found was although he could veiw his Archos screen, [...]
Crash Baby: Human 1 – Archos 0
Crash Baby: Human 1 – Archos 0Crash Baby: Human 1 – Archos 0

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When Linux Goes Bad at 10,000 Feet

It’s easy to make fun of Microsoft products when they crash for no reason, you know the famous BSOD (Blue Screen Of Death)… What about a Wild Crash of a Linux System at 10,000 feet? Yesterday as I was flying back from Seattle and[...]
When Linux Goes Bad at 10,000 Feet

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How to Break an HD Camera Setting with a LP560-4 Gallardo – CRASH BABY

Hi folks, Akihabara News is pretty quiet during the week-end, but for once I’d like to share a funny video David and myself shot a couple of weeks ago for our luxury car website, ManualGear.com… It wasn’t the first ti[...]
How to Break an HD Camera Setting with a LP560-4 Gallardo – CRASH BABY

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The HTC MTeor Gets the Gold for Treading Water…

Back in May when I was in Seattle for the Mobius Event, our MC (Master of Ceremonies) John was kind enough to give me an HTC MTeor. It’s A two year old Smartphone from HTC, never released in Japan, and I was very found of it (act[...]
The HTC MTeor Gets the Gold for Treading Water…
The HTC MTeor Gets the Gold for Treading Water…The HTC MTeor Gets the Gold for Treading Water…The HTC MTeor Gets the Gold for Treading Water…The HTC MTeor Gets the Gold for Treading Water…The HTC MTeor Gets the Gold for Treading Water…

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Crash Baby! Dell D830

We just received this nice picture of a poor Dell D830… Yep, the LCD is definitely dead. Thank you Xavier for the picture!
Crash Baby!  Dell D830

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Crash Baby #??, one more iPhone!

A big thanks to Paul for sending us a link to the pictures of his iPhone, as usual, the contact with the ground must have been quite painful…ouch…nice photo though!
Crash Baby #??, one more iPhone!
Crash Baby #??, one more iPhone!Crash Baby #??, one more iPhone!

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New Crash Baby…on Fire!!

Here are pics from Rod’s Nokia cellphone which was attacked by fire in one of his rooms! Hopefully nobody got hurt! And the Nokia?…well the result is pretty artistic, especially the front, maybe they could use it for further designs !!!
New Crash Baby…on Fire!!

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A hot Crash Baby powered by Sony

Hervé sent us this “special” crash baby! Apparently, the new Li-Po battery he bought for his Sony Clié Nx70v didn’t feel at ease and tried to grab some additional space… More details on his blog: Eibes Blog
A hot Crash Baby powered by Sony

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Patrick’s CrashBaby…part 2 !!

Do you remember Patrick’s BlackBerry ((photo here) ? It died in tragic circumstances and now it is his monitor’s turn! Seriously, someone, remove the curse on him!! Ok bad luck probably, but nice pics
Patrick’s CrashBaby…part 2 !!

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Next on the CrashBaby list !

A big thanks to Doug from San Antonio TX (Go Suns !! I mean… Go Spurs !!!!) for sending us some crash baby material with DHL as guest star ! So yes, I’ve been complaining about DHL and some people have been complaining abou[...]
Next on the CrashBaby list !

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CrashBaby, Motorola MPx200

This is the story of Patrick’s Motorola MPx200. Once upon a time, an MPx200 decided to commit suicide, his owner, alerted by the situation, attempted a life-saving technique with his foot before the cellie could hit the painful g[...]
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Motorola Crash Baby

Many thanks to AIT from Russia for sending us a picture of his RAZR V3 which obviously…had a little accident !
Motorola Crash Baby

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Crash Baby V28, screens are fragile !!!

A big thanks to Laurent and his colleague and friend (yes, sometimes colleagues are NOT friends) Jean-Michel for sending us this sweet picture of an HTC Universal (QTek 900) which tried to commit suicide… Feel free to send us you[...]
Crash Baby V28, screens are fragile !!!

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