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Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-25-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By fleurya
Apple released an official statement only 9...

Apple released an official statement only 9 reported cass on bent phones! :Grimmace:

http://gizmodo.com/apple-iphone-6-plus-wont-bend-under-normal-use-only-9-1639173696#

While there may be a...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-25-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By fleurya
I think this issue falls in a somewhat grey area....

I think this issue falls in a somewhat grey area. Clearly the 6+ is not as durable as most other phones of its size. But does that mean it’s flawed? Not necessarily! It just means it’s not as...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-24-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By fleurya
I supppose if it was caught between your hip and...

I supppose if it was caught between your hip and bottom of your pocket while bending over it could, but still you would have to be putting a LOT of force into it to make it bend from that type of...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-24-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By fleurya
Reports of 6+ bending from being kept in people's pockets

iPhone 6 Plus Bending Limits Tested in New Video - Mac Rumors (http://www.macrumors.com/2014/09/23/iphone-6-plus-bend-video/)

So the same story I keep seeing passed around is a guy at a wedding...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-19-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,120
Posted By fleurya
Sorry, but if you or anyone had that perception,...

Sorry, but if you or anyone had that perception, it was all in their head. Apple never announced any other services that would work with the NFC chip. Apple only announced the NFC chip within the...
Forum: iOS and Apps 09-17-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,284
Posted By fleurya
My iPhone says "Update requested..." after I hit...

My iPhone says "Update requested..." after I hit download and update from settings. Does this mean I've been put into some kind of queue for download?

Haven't tried downloading via my Mac yet....
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-16-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,110
Posted By fleurya
Funny you should mention a Samsung phone, because...

Funny you should mention a Samsung phone, because According to third party sites like Gazelle that purchase old phones, Sales of Samsung phones has TRIPLED since the announcement of the iPhone 6.
...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-16-2014, 11:54 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,110
Posted By fleurya
Ask any real retail sales executive if being out...

Ask any real retail sales executive if being out of stock helps sales...

You'll get a unanimous "ARE YOU INSANE?? OF COURSE NOT!"

I'm not sure why people make up these kind of fantasies. If...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-16-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,056
Posted By fleurya
They will, but you have to give them your phone...

They will, but you have to give them your phone AND buy own of theirs.

No free lunch there either.

I think I'll owe less than $200, which will be paid for after a few months on T-Mo's cheaper...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-16-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,223
Posted By fleurya
I can't believe people keep their expensive...

I can't believe people keep their expensive phones in their back pockets! Not only is there the issue of potentially breaking it if you sit on a hard surface, but a phone that size must at least...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-14-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,056
Posted By fleurya
Yeah, I found that out. Very disappointed. :( I...

Yeah, I found that out. Very disappointed. :( I should have known better. But the way the article read ,and saying the 5S was part of the offer, I thought there was a possibility of an early upgrade....
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-14-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,498
Posted By fleurya
I've been checking out some of the Apple Watch vs...

I've been checking out some of the Apple Watch vs Android Wear articles, and it's interesting to see what's going on at apple and Google through these new devices.

As a lot of articles point out,...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-13-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,498
Posted By fleurya
But watches can be shallow and superficial...

But watches can be shallow and superficial things. Anything can really. Also, everything is judged not only on it's bare functionality, but also it's appearance and quality: even non-luxury cars like...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-13-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,223
Posted By fleurya
My response was to you comment where you said...

My response was to you comment where you said people believe Apple's form of NFC to be more secure, and that's what I was responding to. I'm not sure where you think I contradicted myself. I may have...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-12-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,498
Posted By fleurya
Like I said, he was speaking only about the...

Like I said, he was speaking only about the design and build quality, which, of course, is all you can use to compare it with traditional watches. I don't know how much time he spent with the watch,...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-12-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,223
Posted By fleurya
If anyone believes Apple’s method is any more...

If anyone believes Apple’s method is any more secure, it is a construct of their own imagination, because nobody is claiming that. Of course (and it shouldn’t need pointing out) nothing is 100%...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-12-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,498
Posted By fleurya
For a watch comparison perspective, here is a...

For a watch comparison perspective, here is a good story about one watch expert’s opinion of Apple’s watch. He looked at it purely from a build and design perspective, and in his opinion, it is a...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-12-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,223
Posted By fleurya
I don't think that's a an issue relevant to this...

I don't think that's a an issue relevant to this discussion since you'll just have the one NFC device, your phone, being used on a terminal. I suppose if your wallet is extremely close to the reader...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-11-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,223
Posted By fleurya
I think it's interesting how so many people are...

I think it's interesting how so many people are trying to tear apart the secure nature of NFC payment with talk of working of sophisticated NFC sniffers, phone hacks, and finger print samples and...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-11-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,498
Posted By fleurya
^^ very good points! I wear an $800 watch...

^^ very good points! I wear an $800 watch (wedding gift from my wife) and, as you said that's low end. I don't know if watches under $1,000 are even considered true luxury!

I also have a Garmin...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-11-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,056
Posted By fleurya
Carriers rolling out exclusive iPhone 6 plans/deals

Both Sprint and Verizon are launching special deals for iPhone 6 buyers.

Verizon: Verizon offers iPhone 6 for free - Sep. 9, 2014...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-11-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,498
Posted By fleurya
Overall I think it's pretty good. I like that...

Overall I think it's pretty good. I like that they made 2 different sizes, 3 different finishes, and a multitude of very clever bands that can be very quickly and eaily swapped out. That kind of...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-28-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 416
Posted By fleurya
I may just go in and ask if they'll do anything...

I may just go in and ask if they'll do anything for me, but in all my experience with telecoms, they don't do any favors for anyone.

At this point I'm actually looking to go with T-Mobile anyway...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-27-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 416
Posted By fleurya
Will this scheme work to upgrade before contract is up?

My wife and I are on Verizon. Her renewal I'd in December, but mine with my 5s isn't until September 2015. I would mostly like to get us on the same renewal schedule, and getting the next phone would...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-27-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,291
Posted By fleurya
Question question for everyone on installing. I...

Question question for everyone on installing. I only have one machine, so I was planning to either do a partition, or create a virtual machine using parallels. Anyone doing this have any...
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