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Don't microwave your iPhone


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#1 NickAu

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Posted 24 September 2014 - 09:07 PM

Are people trully that silly?  What drugs are they on . :hysterical:

 

A hoax advert claims that handset owners that upgrade to iOS8, Apple's latest smartphone operating system, will be able to wirelessly recharge their iPhones in a matter of seconds by sticking them in the microwave.

https://au.news.yahoo.com/technology/a/25103600/dont-microwave-your-iphone/

 

 

Twitter.

 

https://twitter.com/hashtag/wavecharge?src=hash


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Posted 24 September 2014 - 09:27 PM

:hysterical:

 

Damn that's funny. More details on this prank...

 

http://www.cbc.ca/newsblogs/yourcommunity/2014/09/4chan-prank-gets-apple-users-to-microwave-their-iphones.html



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Posted 24 September 2014 - 09:29 PM

The latest is not to put them in your pocket !!

 

Apple's latest smartphone will bend if you put too much pressure on the sides ..........

 

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/549542/new-iphones-bending/#entry3488062 <<Link to Bending post ......


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Posted 24 September 2014 - 09:33 PM

Yes. See this post. The latest is that ios 8 update is no good. Who wants a new iphone.

IPhone 7

 

 

Apple Inc has pulled an update to iOS 8, its latest mobile operating system, following reports of dropped cellular service.

 

https://au.news.yahoo.com/technology/a/25102205/apple-pulls-ios-8-update-after-reports-of-dropped-cellular-service/



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Posted 24 September 2014 - 09:33 PM

And the latest 8.0.1 update ruins the devices also...



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Posted 24 September 2014 - 09:34 PM

beat me to it by seconds Nick.



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Posted 24 September 2014 - 09:42 PM

Remember this when IOs7 came out, a new waterproof feature.



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Posted 24 September 2014 - 10:21 PM

Remember this when IOs7 came out, a new waterproof feature.

 

Seems like this is a new tradition by 4chan to fool as many users as possible. Raids on society...


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