When your smartphone is stolen, it’s unlikely you’re going to get it back. It’s even more unlikely you’re going to get it back with a new best friend, but that’s exactly what happened to one blogger whose iPhone wound up in China after being snatched in New York City.
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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.