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  1. #1
    eminence grease
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    5 hours to activate my iPhone

    I wonder if that's some sort of record?
    You'd be better off with a netbook, they do everything better.

    My travel blog: http://tbaroundtheworld.blogspot.com

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    I activated my Palm from home in about 5 minutes.
    * posted by Creakybot 2013 all rights reserved.
    * not actually waterproof.

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    eminence grease
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    Quote Originally Posted by Creakyknees
    I activated my Palm from home in about 5 minutes.
    You keep telling yourself that.

    Btw - did you calculate the temperature yet?
    You'd be better off with a netbook, they do everything better.

    My travel blog: http://tbaroundtheworld.blogspot.com

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    I remember when it took a couple of days to activate a DynaTAC8000X.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Creakyknees
    I activated my Palm from home in about 5 minutes.
    This thread is about technological self-gratification.
    "He groaned when we hung the rope over the tree but was relieved to see the white pinata."
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    Quote Originally Posted by Creakyknees
    I activated my Palm from home in about 5 minutes.


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    Quote Originally Posted by terry b
    I wonder if that's some sort of record?
    Get a Mac.
    "Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities." Voltaire

    There are your fog people & your sun people, he said. I said I wasn't sure which kind I was. He nodded. Fog'll do that to you, he said.

    "We are all ignorant about most things."
    Mel Erickson

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    Windrider (Stubborn)
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    Maybe you are not holding it correctly?

    Or maybe it's really activated but the software is mis-stating the status?

    Len



    "Evil....is the complete lack of Empathy!"

    ""We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit. " Aristotle

    No one is as bad as the worst thing they have done & no one is as good as the best thing they have done.........think of that when you feel like you understand someone.

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    Weird. Mine activated in like 5 seconds at the Apple store. This thing kicks ace quite nicely..
    my music is online at aliensporebomb dot com yes indeed.
    my twitter for those bored: http://www.twitter.com/aliensporebomb

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hollywood
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    "I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its components fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken down computers; that is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark." -S. Hawking

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    Quote Originally Posted by Len J
    Maybe you are not holding it correctly?

    Or maybe it's really activated but the software is mis-stating the status?

    Len
    "I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its components fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken down computers; that is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark." -S. Hawking

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