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Paul Nelson, KSL NewsRadioVideos are popping up on YouTube showing what some people would call an unthinkable thing to do to an iPhone.
What is this guy doing?
"Smashing open an iPhone."
Tech geeks are responding, and they're not too happy.
"Dear Mr. Smash: The guy that smashed the iPhone. I think you're incredibly stupid."
He says he was desperate to see what's inside and how the iPhone works. Cirque Vice President Doug Moore says don't be too hard on the guy, they're doing the same thing.
"We always buy products which have potentially competing technologies," Moore says.
Cirque also makes touch screens, and they want to know how it works. However, Moore's not so sure they'll get much out of it.
"Most of the important things will probably be Apple proprietary and be marked ‘Apple' and of little value to sit there and look at," Moore admits.
But, Moore says they won't know until they crack it open.