We’ve seen a lot of videos that try to put iPhones through unusually brutal tests, ranging from dropping it on concrete, blending it in a mixer, bending it, but this is likely the most most bizarre video you’ll see in this category.
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Electronic musician MetroGnome has come up with quite a peppy remix of the classic iPhone ringtone. While it’s common to find remixes of iPhone ringtones in the internet, this one is a little different and is right up there with one of the best we’ve seen. The guitar solo in the end is a nice touch too.
OnePlus is a new smartphone company based out of China that recently released its flagship “One” phone based on Android. To promote the OnePlus One, the company has started an unusual campaign titled Smash, where it’ll choose 100 lucky users to smash their existing phone and get a new OnePlus One for $1.
While serving his country in Afghanistan, Staff Sergeant Shaun Frank’s team was attacked by a suicide bomber. Although he survived to tell the tale with shrapnel injuries, the doctors who attended him later suggested that it was the Apple iPhone 5 in his pocket which probably saved his life. Three months after the incident, he has now received a free iPhone from Apple.
The introduction of the iPhone has been a huge leap not only in the field of smartphones, but in the broader technology industry as well. An analysis by Tech Policy Daily tries to find out how much the iPhone, with its revolutionary features, would have cost in 1991.