From: Ken Hart <kwhart1@frontier.com>
Subject: Re: Apple fires iPhone X engineer after idiot "LOOK @ME!" daughter'shands-on video goes viral
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From: Ken Hart <kwhart1@frontier.com>
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Subject: Re: Apple fires iPhone X engineer after idiot "LOOK @ME!" daughters
hands-on video goes viral
Date: Tue, 7 Nov 2017 21:49:39 -0500
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On 11/07/2017 05:08 AM, Whisky-dave wrote:
> On Tuesday, 7 November 2017 09:13:50 UTC, android  wrote:
>> In article<0001HW.1FB18B9F0008C7F870000C23F2CF@news.giganews.com>,
>>   Savageduck <savageduck1@{REMOVESPAM}me.com> wrote:
>>
>>> On Nov 6, 2017, android wrote
>>> (in article<here-E0ECBC.07151107112017@news.individual.net>):
>>>
>>>> In article<071120170107575890%nospam@nospam.invalid>,
>>>> nospam<nospam@nospam.invalid>  wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> In article<0001HW.1FB1759700039E0670000C23F2CF@news.giganews.com>,
>>>>> Savageduck <savageduck1@{REMOVESPAM}me.com>  wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>>> I like the Youtube videos where they shoot iPhones with .50 caliber
>>>>>>> rifles.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> A .50 BMG hitting any phone, iPhone or Android is without question,
>>>>>> going
>>>>>> to
>>>>>> destroy it.
>>>>>
>>>>> unless you have one of these:
>>>>>
>>>>> <https://newatlas.com/bulletproof-iphone-case-marudai/22195/>
>>>>> The armored case features an inch of solid steel embedded in the
>>>>> back, which is what gives the phone cover its bulletproof ability. To
>>>>> attach the case, the phone has to literally be bolted in using an
>>>>> Allen wrench. Marudai also claim that a bullet hitting one of the
>>>>> bolts will still leave your iPhone undamaged. But while the back of
>>>>> the case is solidly protected, the front screen is still completely
>>>>> uncovered so the phone's touchscreen can still be used.
>>>>
>>>> make sure to keep the back side out then... wouldn't the b p west
>>>> protect it?
>>>
>>> Not from a .50 BMG, even if you had it behind a ceramic impact plate. Those
>>> are pretty good for protection against most .30 cal ammo.
>>
>> Not much use for a phone if you're dead. I was thinking more of gear
>> protection in general. It, the phone could protect a tad if an assassin
>> is aiming at your temple though...
>> -- 
>> teleportation kills
> 
> You wouldn't be a very good assassin if you aimed at the phone.
> That's one mistake Lee Harvey Oswald didn't make ;-)
> 
> 
I don't think Kennedy was using his cell phone at the time.

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Ken Hart
kwhart1@frontier.com