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Apr 10, 2018, 8:47 PM
in the Article: FTC Shakes Its Finger at Firms Over Warranty Funny Business forum

So why warn them but not name them, so the consumer will be aware? Dumb.

Ant Glitches
Sep 2, 2016, 8:42 PM
in the Article: Hands On with the LG X power forum

e.g., Antennae issues?

May 16, 2016, 7:26 PM
in the Article: Visual Guide to US Mobile Radio Bands forum

A lot of good information in one article. Thanks for the research.

Oct 13, 2015, 6:47 PM
in the Article: Apple Found Guilty of Infringing U. of Wisconsin Patent forum

What goes around comes around. Sweet.

Mar 2, 2015, 12:40 AM
in the Article: Hands-On: Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge forum

Wow, the Samsung design absolutely crushes the iPhone in the side by side photos. Way to go Sammy!

Oct 29, 2014, 7:39 PM
in the Article: Hands-On: Google Nexus 6 forum

I don't understand why reviewers feel the need to offer their opinion about a particular phone being too big (or too small). It's certainly valid to say it's "really, really big", but whether or not "some people may not like that" is irrelevant. The consumer will decide on their own. One-handed operation is not really that common from what I have observed. Maybe if you still use a flip phone, but that's a pretty small percentage.

Re: Why put it in your back pocket...
Sep 29, 2014, 4:00 PM
in the Article: Apple Responds to Bent iPhone Issue forum

http://www.iphonehacks.com/2014/09/iphone-6-p lus-put-bend-test.html Note he says not only did his personal phone have a little bend, but also mentioned the reports of others who had them bend while in their front pockets.

Re: Why put it in your back pocket...
Sep 26, 2014, 7:29 PM
in the Article: Apple Responds to Bent iPhone Issue forum

The reports were that the phones bent when in a front pocket. Not from from a sudden forceful impact, but a constant pressure (and possibly heat) causing slow deformation. Not acceptable in my opinion.

"...consumers have no reason to worry"
Sep 25, 2014, 8:01 PM
in the Article: Apple Responds to Bent iPhone Issue forum

Other than the fact that, well, they bend!

Larger, not smaller than Note 4
Sep 23, 2014, 7:44 PM
in the Article: Review: Apple iPhone 6 Plus for AT&T forum

Published specs for both phones show the 6 Plus to be 4.6mm taller, with the Note 4 being a negligible 0.8mm wider and slightly 1.4mm thicker. I don't know anyone who would call the 6 Plus "smaller".

Jan 13, 2014, 8:46 PM
in the Article: HTC U.S. Confirms No More Updates for One X, X+ forum

And this really has nothing to do with the iPhone, but thanks for revealing your bias once again.

Re: We understand?
Nov 22, 2013, 9:15 PM
in the Article: FCC Chair Says Airlines Will Make Final In-Flight Call forum

Tofuchong said: """We understand that many passengers would prefer that voice calls not be made on airplanes....."" Yes, because as soon as you press the "Send" button on your phone, the plane EXPLODES. It's 100% true people, I saw it in a Rage comic. I think you missed the point on this. The reason many people don't like the idea of phone usage on planes is because it's an incredible annoying to have the person next to you yammering away while ...

"more comfortable", unless it's flipped the wrong way!
Oct 28, 2013, 7:46 PM
in the Article: LG G Flex Has a Curved Screen, Self-Healing Cover forum

Curved side out might be a problem. ;-)

Re: what happened to compact phones?
Oct 15, 2013, 7:31 PM
in the Article: Review: HTC One max forum

Slammer said: You may find this somewhat interesting. I know there are many people out there that find anything above 4.8" to be somewhat intrusive. But, only two people I know have actually made a comment that they like one handed operation. Believe it or not, they were both under 20 yrs old and both are known for texting and driving. Hmmmmm...... John B. Agreed. The whole argument about using a phone one handed is getting pretty tiresome. I think most ...

Sep 3, 2013, 8:35 PM
in the Article: Android 4.4 Named "KitKat" forum

Ah, I see what you did there! :D

Well, not really
Aug 6, 2013, 8:11 PM
in the Article: Apple to Swap iPhone Power Adapters forum

They cost "what they do" because Apple has an extremely high markup. They will still make a lot of money selling them for 1/2 price. Anyone who thinks Apple is doing this solely because they "care about their customer's safety" is naive.

Re: Well, I own both of them....
Sep 26, 2012, 10:11 AM
in the Article: Review: Apple iPhone 5 for AT&T forum

If you have read any of Blue's older posts, you would see a pattern of slamming the Android OS and Android phone manufacturers. This despite the fact that many of these phones were very positively received and thoroughly reviewed by professional sites. His posts are more often than not confrontational, in an attempt to draw a response. The very definition of bias.

Re: Development
Sep 25, 2012, 8:59 PM
in the Article: Review: Apple iPhone 5 for AT&T forum

Please don't encourage his fantasy. Blue is a known troll from way back.

Re: Well, I own both of them....
Sep 25, 2012, 8:53 PM
in the Article: Review: Apple iPhone 5 for AT&T forum

"Well, I own both of them...." and anyone who has been following your posts for the last couple years knows how totally objective and unbiased you are. Please.

What comes around goes around, Apple!
Apr 24, 2012, 2:49 PM
in the Article: Apple iPhone Violates Motorola Wi-Fi Patent forum

I doubt if anything already in consumer's hands would need to be replaced, but this is sweet. Apple getting a taste of their own medicine. Perhaps they'll reconsider their Sue-happy strategy.

Too late
Feb 16, 2012, 11:37 AM
in the Article: Apple Looking to Sue Bankrupt Kodak forum

Kodak has already announced they are getting out of the digital camera business. Go find another hurting company to kick, Apple. A__holes! :evil:

Re: Q3 At the Earliest...
Feb 15, 2012, 4:03 PM
in the Article: Motorola Not Delivering Android 4.0 Until Q3 the Earliest forum

Pathetic. Please stop embarassing yourself... :oops:

"Apple argues that the terms are not fair."
Feb 4, 2012, 8:52 PM
in the Article: Motorola Looking to Win 2.25% of Apple's iPhone Sales forum

Waa, waa, waa. Cry me a river Apple. What comes around goes around. Payback is sweet!

Re: Experts predict
Dec 19, 2011, 9:32 PM
in the Article: ITC Says HTC Violated Apple Patents, Bans Some Imports forum

You've had a hard on against HTC for a few years now, don't you ever get tired of being wrong? HTC makes some great products, but the real loser here is the consumer. Not everyone is in love with Apple vanilla. It's sad that some twisted interpretation of patent laws rather than fair competition in the marketplace can decide our choices.

Don't bother using logic with Blue
Nov 9, 2011, 9:59 PM
in the Article: Adobe Confirms It Will Abandon Flash Player Mobile forum

He would much rather have others think he it's right than to actually be right. :roll:

Re: Throttling
Sep 19, 2011, 2:37 PM
in the Article: Verizon Clamps Down on Heaviest 5% of Users forum

True enough. But as of now, one of their major selling points is that they neither cap nor throttle.

Re: Throttling
Sep 19, 2011, 2:04 PM
in the Article: Verizon Clamps Down on Heaviest 5% of Users forum

Sprint does not have a cap, soft or otherwise.

Re: Stinks to be HTC, Samsung, LG, Sony Ericsson, Dell, etc...
Aug 15, 2011, 3:56 PM
in the Article: Google to Acquire Motorola for $12.5 Billion forum

"keep in mind this company hasn't produced anything groundbreaking in nearly a decade" Wrong -- see original Droid "Android isn't really 'open' , much of the source code remains proprietary." Wrong -- you may have mistaken Android for Apple :oops: "...or else they'll be trampled by Apple" Wrong -- check latest figures for most popular OS Facts are so darn inconvenient! :lol:

Re: Honestly
Jun 18, 2011, 10:19 AM
in the Article: Apple Amends Complaint Against Samsung forum

"Case closed" More like "mind closed" when it comes to any company other than Apple. Fortunately a judge, not you, will have the final say on Apple's whining. :cry: Btw, had a bagel the other say that was round. Maybe the English Muffin companies should file a lawsuit... :lol:

Re: Honestly
Jun 17, 2011, 11:47 AM
in the Article: Apple Amends Complaint Against Samsung forum

bluecoyote said: Does Samsung make a single phone that isn't crap? No. Hmm, I seem to remember you use to make the same (false) statements regarding HTC. Now that you've been proved wrong there, you move on to Samsung? :lol: And as for Apple's claims that Samsung copied 'their' design -- since when is a rectangular shape with a glass screen somehow unique? Next thing you know Apple will be suing all the TV manufacturers, because after all, a ...

"... barely break 1 Mbps??"
Jan 17, 2011, 4:56 PM
in the Article: The Most Over-Hyped Features forum

Well I would be happy with that speed, or anywhere near it on my Incredible. In my area if I'm lucky I pull in about 400-500kbps. If 3G lived up to it's potential then I wouldn't complain, but at least 4G will give me some improvement.

Re: Told you. WiMax is a dead protocol walking.
Oct 1, 2010, 1:49 PM
in the Article: T-Mobile USA Calls WiMax 'Niche,' Prefers LTE forum

No, it's not just you. The sheer ego of people who make statements such as "I told all of you this would happen" is simply amazing. As if we are to believe we're witnessing the Word of God.

Re: Isn't T-Mobile..
Oct 1, 2010, 10:06 AM
in the Article: T-Mobile USA Calls WiMax 'Niche,' Prefers LTE forum

Except that Sprint has more Wimax coverage (40M people) than T-Mobile's entire customer base of 33M. Good try though.

Re: Told you. WiMax is a dead protocol walking.
Oct 1, 2010, 10:01 AM
in the Article: T-Mobile USA Calls WiMax 'Niche,' Prefers LTE forum

Once again, you're wrong. But thanks for playing! :lol:

Re: Great news for the Vikings and the Stealers!
Sep 30, 2010, 9:26 AM
in the Article: Clear 4G WiMAX Network Live in Minneapolis, Pittsburgh forum

Why would you buy a phone from Clear rather than Sprint, since they use the same 4G network?

Re: So what's the problem?
Jul 16, 2010, 8:11 PM
in the Article: Apple Defends iPhone Antenna, Offers Free Cases forum

Have you purchased a Moto X?

Re: No they aren't
Jul 15, 2010, 8:07 PM
in the Article: Apple Distributes iOS 4.0.1 to Fix Antenna Software forum

Perhaps that's true where you live, but on this planet it's generally acknowledged that Verizon has better coverage.

Anyone in Rochester tried this yet?
Jul 12, 2010, 2:10 PM
in the Article: WiMax Goes Live in Seven Markets Today forum

How's it working? I'm considering an EVO, but not sure if the extra $10 is worth it. Also, one of the Sprint dealers said I could download an Android app to allow wireless tethering w/o needing to pay $30 for the Sprint Mobile Hotspot add-on. Does that sound right?

Re: $129.99
Jun 14, 2010, 7:04 PM
in the Article: AT&T Announces HTC Aria forum

I agree that BB is another choice. My only point was that the OP's originally headline screaming "$200???" was both inaccurate and inflammatory.

Jun 14, 2010, 11:41 AM
in the Article: AT&T Announces HTC Aria forum

Regardless if it's a $100 rebate, it's still only $129.99, not $200 or $229. I think that's a fair price for this phone.

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