iPad Destroyed In The Name of.. Well, Nothing

Following the wacky trend of destroying expensive equipment for little or no good reason, a couple of genii have decided to turn an iPad into a skateboard.

At $500 and a size of roughly 8″ x 11″, even I’m gnarly enough to know that the iPad makes a better tablet PC than skateboard, but I guess these guys aren’t interested in creating Keynote presentations or sharing files on Dropbox.

Part of Fuel TV’s Built To Shred series, host Jeff King and pro skater Chad Knight destroy the iPad in seconds in the name of.. skateboarding insanity.

Cringe as they drill a hole right through the screen. Shudder as they spread glue all over the back. Cry out in anguish as they *gasp* scratch up the rear surface to make the glue bond better! Aargh!

Source: Mashable

Written by Toby Leftly

Toby is a Mac nerd, a hardware nerd and a web nerd, rolled into one. You can find him at accentmedia.ca or on Twitter.

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May 5th, 2010 at 12:15 pm

one million iPads:critical mass achieved, and of course this began http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cmn5EExfbvY&feature=player_embedded and this above is another example of course…
last apple is really bad karma in the network http://9gag.com/photo/21601_540.jpg, something happens like with ms during 2002-2005

May 12th, 2010 at 7:53 am

Ah well. Better than jamming it in a blender, at least.


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