Our tech reporter comes to terms with the imperfection of his favorite gadget.
By Jon Chase
Posted 01.23.2008 at 4:20 am 3 Comments
Its never a good thing when you drop your baby. Its altogether tragic when its face gets roughed up as a result. Whats worse is when you cant get any help patching it up. Yep, my iPhone now has a crack across its screen. It fell all of two feet from an unzipped coat pocket and landed in what appears to be the precise configuration required for causing maximum damage: smack on the corner. A trip to the nearby Apple Store got the five stages of grief on a roll.
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