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PostPosted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 4:00 am    Post subject: Sony unveils bath-friendly phone Reply with quote

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20918742
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 4:22 am    Post subject: Re: Sony unveils bath-friendly phone Reply with quote

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20918742

Dunno about a bath, but I have had two phones that have carked it due to water. One went through the washing machine, and although I dried it out the little piezo speaker for the ring tone never worked again. The other fell out of my pocket and in when I was taking a dump. That one was a smart phone, which is now a dead shit smart phone. I can see a lot of phones dying this way.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 4:27 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

You're missing the point.

You now have a phone you can use while you're bathing.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 4:43 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

notageek wrote:
You're missing the point.

You now have a phone you can use while you're bathing.

I take a break from phone calls to have a shower or, rarely, bath. Does the phone float? Unless it does it's no use to me. I have seen friends phones sent to the depths while sailing or boating.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 4:56 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Finally a useful feature.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 4:58 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 5:01 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

just means you can wank in the shower to vids easier.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 5:04 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 6:36 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

dmitchell wrote:
Finally a useful feature.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 08, 2013 11:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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