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4lbs Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-16-10 01:09 PM
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4. Whatever happened to having a telescoping antenna that the user can pull out to improve reception?
So, in the rare instances when an iPhone user actually uses the phone as a... phone, it will work and not drop calls.


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  -Apple to give iPhone buyers free cases onehandle  Jul-16-10 12:47 PM   #0 
  - They would have been "genius" to do this on day 1  NightWatcher   Jul-16-10 12:49 PM   #1 
  - I bought the 4 for a friend and it works beautifully for him. Nt  xchrom   Jul-16-10 12:54 PM   #2 
  - He also admitted what non-Apple users have been saying for 40 years..  tridim   Jul-16-10 01:08 PM   #3 
  - Please cite an Apple advertisement that claims they are perfect.  onehandle   Jul-16-10 01:12 PM   #5 
     - Do you think Macs don't get viruses?  tridim   Jul-16-10 01:40 PM   #8 
     - So you failed.  onehandle   Jul-16-10 01:47 PM   #15 
     - Benn using a Mac for 15 years, no viruses, trojan horses,  alfredo   Jul-16-10 06:08 PM   #33 
     - I've used MacsOS families for 26 years, Wintel families for 28, *nix families for 15.  boppers   Jul-16-10 06:57 PM   #36 
     - Apparently You've Never Seen The "I'm a Mac & I'm A PC" Campaign.  jayfish   Jul-16-10 01:45 PM   #12 
  - Whatever happened to having a telescoping antenna that the user can pull out to improve reception?  4lbs   Jul-16-10 01:09 PM   #4 
  - A) It was deemed "unfashionable". B) It placed the radio emissions...  Tesha   Jul-16-10 05:10 PM   #30 
  - Interesting polls from CNN...  OhioChick   Jul-16-10 01:36 PM   #6 
  - Again. That's an Internet poll involving few actual owners.  onehandle   Jul-16-10 01:40 PM   #7 
     - Again....  OhioChick   Jul-16-10 01:41 PM   #10 
     - So tell them to return their phones. Returns will still be far below industry average.  onehandle   Jul-16-10 01:44 PM   #11 
        - Because Tech Consumers Are Lemmings.  jayfish   Jul-16-10 01:47 PM   #13 
     - Are real owners like real Scotsmen? (nt)  Posteritatis   Jul-16-10 01:55 PM   #18 
     - Taken from an internet poll or one you devised...?  LanternWaste   Jul-16-10 02:39 PM   #24 
  - a free case, does that help much, all the money people  bdamomma   Jul-16-10 01:40 PM   #9 
  - if someone doesn't like it, they can return the phone and get their money back  onenote   Jul-16-10 10:50 PM   #40 
  - It's like Dell having a problem with their laptops over-heating....  ChromeFoundry   Jul-16-10 01:47 PM   #14 
  - Then they are in the minority. Tell them to return them.  onehandle   Jul-16-10 01:48 PM   #16 
  - Steve Is That You?  jayfish   Jul-16-10 01:52 PM   #17 
  - At least Dell corrected the problem with their batteries....  ChromeFoundry   Jul-16-10 02:05 PM   #21 
     - Please contact Blackberry, HTC, and Samsung with your concerns.  onehandle   Jul-16-10 02:26 PM   #22 
        - Why? My Samsung works.  ChromeFoundry   Jul-16-10 02:40 PM   #25 
        - Um, no, they don't.  TheWraith   Jul-16-10 03:03 PM   #26 
  - Or GM knowing that if you hit a bump with one of their cars...  OhioChick   Jul-16-10 02:01 PM   #20 
  - Now you do; I love my iPhone 4!  Tesha   Jul-16-10 05:15 PM   #31 
  - The "retro" style case being offered will be popular:  JBoy   Jul-16-10 01:56 PM   #19 
  - ,,,  PBS Poll-435   Jul-16-10 02:30 PM   #23 
  - Is it me or is Apple taking damgage control tips from Toyota these days?  superduperfarleft   Jul-16-10 03:06 PM   #27 
  - heh... so they have something to put them in when their iPhail craps out  ixion   Jul-16-10 04:08 PM   #28 
  - My iPhone 4 works great. I have experienced NO dropped calls and it is clearly more  Hissyspit   Jul-16-10 09:53 PM   #39 
     - Same here. A bigger lot of ONOES I have never heard.  NYC_SKP   Jul-17-10 07:48 AM   #41 
  - Old school thoughts on antennas.  alfredo   Jul-16-10 04:36 PM   #29 
  - You think this had anything to do with it?  Q3JR4   Jul-16-10 05:37 PM   #32 
  - How does this effect the Plants vs Zombies app????  SunnySong   Jul-16-10 06:17 PM   #34 
  - The hard case or the soft case? pics:  mikelgb   Jul-16-10 06:21 PM   #35 
  - Httenkse  alfredo   Jul-16-10 06:58 PM   #37 
  - I can hold my moto droid any way i want, no case, and no dropped calls.  smiley_glad_hands   Jul-16-10 09:01 PM   #38 
  - Good news, rebate for the case I had the good sense to buy on the same day as the phone.  NYC_SKP   Jul-17-10 07:55 AM   #42 
     - The song says it all...  onehandle   Jul-17-10 09:02 AM   #43 
        - Perfect. Hilarious. "If you don't want a an iPhone, don't buy it"....  NYC_SKP   Jul-17-10 09:07 AM   #44 
 

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