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People with fast metabolisms have shorter lifespans MNN – Mother Nature… – StumbleUpon

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People with fast metabolisms have shorter lifespans MNN – Mother Nature… – StumbleUpon. I guess you don’t get something for nothing. Isn’t it funny that the things that we are jealous about in others are often nothing to be jealous about?

Can your smartphone save your life? VentureBeat – StumbleUpon

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Can your smartphone save your life? VentureBeat – StumbleUpon. The answer is yes. If you are looking for iPhone only medical apps then read this review.

Disabling location services won’t stop your iPhone from tracking your location – TNW Apple

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Disabling location services won’t stop your iPhone from tracking your location – TNW Apple. This shouldn’t be the case. Apple is crossing the line here on what is acceptable.

How much are stolen iPhones worth?

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Sadly only a fraction of the retail price. An easy way to make money for some people. Apparently they work in two person teams. I am not buying another iPhone since mine was stolen from my hand.

Sorry, wrong number [Via I, Cringely] I was in Los Angeles last Friday for TV meetings and lost my iPhone 4. It was on my belt and suddenly it wasn’t. Then in one of those deja vu experiences I noticed that I was only steps from an Apple Store, so I went inside to trace my iPhone using the Where is my iPhone? app. But my iPhone was nowhere. Understand it was fully-charged and I had been using it less than 10 minutes before. My phone was nowhere t … Read More

via A Man With A Ph.D.

US Police Can Copy Your iPhone’s Contents In Under Two Minutes – TNW United States

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US Police Can Copy Your iPhone’s Contents In Under Two Minutes – TNW United States. Looks like having a smart phone is no longer an asset. Why won’t they release the data?

FarFinder: Mac Remote Access by web browser and iPhone – StumbleUpon

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FarFinder: Mac Remote Access by web browser and iPhone – StumbleUpon. This is an interesting and useful solution that might be easier than other options for remote access to files. It has a 20 day free trial, so it seems worth trying.

Hark! iPhone Speakers with Amazing Sound Made from Broken Trumpets : TreeHugger – StumbleUpon

Hark! iPhone Speakers with Amazing Sound Made from Broken Trumpets : TreeHugger – StumbleUpon. Beautiful idea that using the natural properties to increase the volume. It is strange isn’t it? Sometimes electricity/technology disables our ability to think about non technological ways to do things.

How to fix the iPhone speaker problem (simple fix) (via The Blog of Saw Tun)

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Nice low risk maneuver. It is fantastic when people share things like this.

Hey guys, I thought I’d share with everyone a simple fix to an iPhone speaker problem. Problem: The iPhone speaker works fine when headphones are plugged into it. However, as soon as the headphones are removed, there is no sound emitted from the iPhone. In other words, the iPhone speaker doesn’t work. My phone wouldn’t ring and I couldn’t hear any sound from the iPhone. This happened to my phone after it was water damaged. Solution: Find a q-tip. … Read More

via The Blog of Saw Tun