Cracking open the Nabaztag Wi-Fi rabbit

Tricky screws

In an effort to keep us away from the inside of the device, the Nabaztag engineers used security screws which have a triangle head. This is a common security screw on electronic devices. In fact, Content Manager at TechRepublic, Bill Detwiler, purchased a special, double-secret probation, Tri-Wing screw driver for his Cracking Open of the Nintendo Wii. So the two screws on the bottom of the Nabaztag were easy pickings.

By Mark Kaelin

Mark W. Kaelin has been writing and editing stories about the IT industry, gadgets, finance, accounting, and tech-life for more than 25 years. Most recently, he has been a regular contributor to,, and TechRepublic.