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Jun 5, 2014, 2:49 PM

Seeking an in-line disconnect/reconnect for standard phone line

After coming up blank in my search for a particular piece of hardware to do the job I need, I am hoping you folks may have a recommendation or resource to help me.

Electrical storms are common in our area and the damage that lightning strikes can do to the home utilities here is always a threat. I've invested in surge protection with several different products (each at least 100 USD, btw) in the past years, none of which turned out to be 100% reliable... and paid the cost. The last few I've tried supposedly had the phone line surge protected along with the power cords. But the last one (surge protector) destroyed during a storm led to to more drastic measures to prevent damage. Apparently, there is more potential damage from a surge th...

Jun 3, 2014, 4:57 AM

Disassembly of Bar, Slider &Flip phones.

Can anyone suggest classroom resource for Dis assembly of Bar, Slider, Flip phones?
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lonnie j.

Jun 1, 2014, 10:35 AM

Living in a dead zone

Living in upper Michigan, cell service can be spotty in certain areas. I happen to live right in the center of one of these areas.
Living in a "dead zone", I have to walk halfway down the drive to make a cell call.
There's no cable where I live, so I had to get Hughesnet (sattlelite) for internet.
Now, I've heard of a thing called a "femtocell" that plugs into my router and provides a cell signal inside my home.
My question is where to get one and how much do they cost?
If someone could point me in the right direction, it would be greatly appreciated...

May 20, 2014, 1:15 PM

Cursed iPhone 666 for sale. Get it before anyone else!

I have some cursed iPhone's 666 for sale. Get it before it comes out! (Or even before it's invented.)

The new iPhone 666 features a Retina scanner (forget about fingerprint scanner, THIS is the new s!t!), a 66 ultra pixel camera and a 6.66 ultra pixel user-facing camera (for selfies). It captures video in 6K Ultra HD. It has a holographic display, Bluetooth, 666 Terrabites of memory capacity, 66 GB of RAM, etc.

It includes SIRI assisted by the soul of your favorite dead person. Ever wanted to ask Hitler, Cleopatra or Napoleon Bonapart "How's the wheather?" and have them to answer back? Now you can!

In other words, it has everything else that the competence, but at a much higher price and fancier materials/look (Carved with the bones...

May 20, 2014, 2:48 AM


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May 13, 2014, 5:23 PM

XS powercard portable charger?

I came across the XS powercard on Indiegogo. Its a charger that fits in your wallet. It's 2200 mAh charger, stores 32GB data and doubles as a USB cable with in built micro USB/lightning and USB cables. Anyone have any suggestions regarding whether I should buy it or not? It's for $34 on indiegogo:

Apr 25, 2014, 1:26 PM

websites to find music

what sites do you guys go on to stay on top with new music and whatnot!

Very Happy
3 replies

Apr 28, 2014, 1:49 PM

CandyCrush Saga

Hey guys! I've been stuck on level 174 for like a month. Any suggestions?!
8 replies

Mar 11, 2014, 2:50 AM

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xu zhao

Mar 25, 2014, 12:17 AM

Nice to meet you

I am a smart phone provider, is proud to forums, and we hope to communicate better and become friends, gain knowledge, I will strictly abide by the forum rules, thank you.
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Apr 23, 2014, 10:40 PM

Motorola Razr v3

I'm just an old guy who needs a phone to be a phone. Currently I'm with Alltel which will soon be switched to AT&T...I may have to choose a new phone plus carrier. I currently have Motorola Razr flip phone which works great for me. (Great signal, large screen and good battery life) Is there any new flip phone out there that could compare with this for my three needs when used just a a phone?

Thank you,

1 reply

Apr 22, 2014, 7:05 AM

CelCro Smartphone Mount

Cel-Cro is a quick, easy-to-use, hands-free, and affordable Smartphone, tablet, or GPS legal mounting solution for cars, trucks, boats, motorcycles and even in your home.

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Apr 18, 2014, 7:53 PM

Can a magnet in the case corrupt a cellphone display?

I know a magnet will corrupt the display on a computer monitor, and I wonder if this is what happened to the display on my old Samsung SCH-U450. »

Those black splotches weren't there before I started using a case with a magnet. I am reluctant to get a case with a magnet closure for my smartphone if the same will happen.

Apr 16, 2014, 6:37 AM


my wife has a t301g and the problem she has is somehow our sons number is constantly being blocked and we have no idea how this is happening. just yesterday she received a text from him and after that his number was on the blocked list. we know how to unblocck it but anyone have any idea how it would be getting blocked in the first place? we do not have trouble with any other number being blocked

Apr 9, 2014, 9:13 AM

TS Converter Support converting TS to general video/audio for

If there is problem in transfert ts video files to any other devices or program, I think the ts converter is what you need, which can convert ts files to avi, mpeg-2, mkv, flv etc.

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Apr 7, 2014, 3:05 PM

ATT Z221

phone downsizes photos pulled from the web. will not store them full size so I can send them to my email. is there any way I can use this phone to pull photos from the web to send full size to my yahoo mail?

Apr 6, 2014, 12:42 PM

Need suggestion on Tablet

Which configuration is the best for an economy Android tablet?

Mar 20, 2014, 9:44 AM

Reading books on 4.5" 720p or 5" 720p or 5.5" 720p comparison

What would be better for reading books on a phone?
4.5" 720p or 5" 720p or 5.5" 720p ?
There are some really good phone of these sizes under 18,000.

I want Moto G only size is holding me back.

Full HD 1080p will be costly, will demand more battery/GPU, heavy games might lag on a mid-range 1080p phone plus 720p is enough for reading books I guess.

You can also suggest good phones for these sizes.
I'm considering 4.5" Moto G, 5"Xolo Q1100 or Zen Ultrafone HD (its cheap), 5.5" upcoming HTC Desire 816.
3 replies

Mar 11, 2014, 2:46 AM

Ayurveda Treatment for Psychiatric Problems, Ayurveda Centers in India

The main intension of Star Ayurveda is to take Ayurveda to every home. We provide traditional Ayurveda treatment for Psychiatric Problems, Skin Diseases, Diabetes and many others.
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Jan 16, 2014, 8:57 PM

Mass Txting for Large Groups

I send about 24,000 txt messages per month.
1500 contacts x 4 txts per week x 4 weeks

Can somebody tell me about a FREE (or Cheap) service or app that I can use?

The group needs to be automatically saved & ready for the the next new msg after I send a msg.

I must easily add my current database automatically without having to have everybody "opt in" again.

I'm looking to buy a new phone.
What phones or tablets is this service compatible with?

Thank you for your time.
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