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Master Geek


  Reply # 640609 14-Jun-2012 11:29 Send private message

Samsung to start selling 5 packs of programmable NFC stickers:

http://gizmodo.com/5917916/samsungs-tectiles-put-nfc-anywhere-you-want-it/gallery/1

Looks like could be great fun!



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  Reply # 640610 14-Jun-2012 11:32 Send private message

What does that mean ? What do NFC Stickers do?

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 640613 14-Jun-2012 11:33 Send private message

networkn: What does that mean ? What do NFC Stickers do?


Read the link posted up top, it explains it pretty well.

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  Reply # 640616 14-Jun-2012 11:36 Send private message

Glengus:
sqlpro: and screen test with knife, scary !!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pnwwz0nyOno


Wow, makes screen protectors seem a little silly


that video was pointless and stupid. of course a knife wont scratch it, it wouldnt scratch any decent glass either. Steel is softer than glass. I dont know why people equate a sharp edge with scratchability....

what we need to see is someone putting some sand on it and giving it a rub. 


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  Reply # 640618 14-Jun-2012 11:38 Send private message

Brendan:
Glengus:
sqlpro: and screen test with knife, scary !!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pnwwz0nyOno


Wow, makes screen protectors seem a little silly


that video was pointless and stupid. of course a knife wont scratch it, it wouldnt scratch any decent glass either. Steel is softer than glass. I dont know why people equate a sharp edge with scratchability....

what we need to see is someone putting some sand on it and giving it a rub. 



Ah I never thought of that! I was quite amazed that it didn't get scratched...shows how much I know :)

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Master Geek


  Reply # 640635 14-Jun-2012 12:17 Send private message

sqlpro: and screen test with knife, scary !!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pnwwz0nyOno


Phew!! So now i know i'm safe to take a knife to my $1000 cellphone.


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Master Geek


  Reply # 640639 14-Jun-2012 12:21 Send private message

mrtoken:
Lambchop: flashed via odin, rooted and triangle-away'ed I9300XXALF2

no problems



How the cell drain on this one?
Still showing more than the screen?


i'm on XT and screen is my top user, cell standby a close 2nd.




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Master Geek


  Reply # 640665 14-Jun-2012 12:51 Send private message

battery life is much better than my S2 used to be btw. my mate here on his S3 is getting almost 2 days of use apparently

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  Reply # 640726 14-Jun-2012 14:06 Send private message

Quick question for the folks with an XT SIII, is it branded anywhere on the case?

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Master Geek


  Reply # 640728 14-Jun-2012 14:10 Send private message

DoggNZ: Quick question for the folks with an XT SIII, is it branded anywhere on the case?


No. Don't think any S3's are branded (physically)

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Master Geek


  Reply # 640729 14-Jun-2012 14:10 Send private message

Nope, only branding is on the sim and software

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  Reply # 640730 14-Jun-2012 14:10 Send private message

DoggNZ: Quick question for the folks with an XT SIII, is it branded anywhere on the case?


No branding except when you boot up the phone. It will say GT-i9300T and then a Telecom BootScreen.

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  Reply # 640732 14-Jun-2012 14:11 Send private message

Thanks guys, nothing a new ROM can't fix



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  Reply # 640744 14-Jun-2012 14:27 Send private message

Props to JB HiFi who swapped my S3 right now when I reported a fault, were friendly, helpful and professional!.

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Ultimate Geek


  Reply # 640747 14-Jun-2012 14:30 Send private message

networkn: Props to JB HiFi who swapped my S3 right now when I reported a fault, were friendly, helpful and professional!.


So how's the call quality now on your new one?




Life is mostly froth and bubble, two things stand like stone - kindness in another's trouble, courage in your own.

SGSIII
ROM: WanamLite v1.3    Kernel: Ninphetamine v1.1.0   Modem: DXLEA

SGSII (Now belongs to SWMBO)
ROM: WanamLite v12     Kernel: Siyah v3.3.2   Modem: BVLPB

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 (Cat's chew toy)

If you need a download-mode jig ASAP, you're welcome to borrow mine!  Works with SGS I/II/III.  I also have a SIM cutter available (Dunedin) - happy to post either to you at your cost.

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