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Submission + - 5 Strange Ways iPhones Die: Insurer Hears it All. (networkworld.com)

Ant writes: "Network World has a six (not seven :P) pages/slide show showing five (5) strange ways Apple iPhones die: "Insurer hears it all. What do toilets, beer and elevators have in common? They all send many iPhones to their death, says consumer electronics insurer Worth Ave. Group, which shared some unfortunate tales of iPhone disaster."

"Lately, Aaron Cooper, marketing director at Worth Ave. Group, a company that insures consumer electronics against accidental damage, theft, vandalism, fire, flood and natural disasters, has seen some odd cases come through the door.

Two-thirds of all claims fall into three categories, says Cooper: Liquid damage, cracked screens and theft. But exactly how iPhones get wet or why screens crack can be, sadly, entertaining..."

Seen on Blue's News."

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