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Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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10/29/2013 | 7:33:19 AM
re: LG's Curved Smartphone 'Heals' Itself
I'm interested in how exactly the "self-healing" works -- particularly in the wake of recent research that has developed a polymer that not only does self-heal, but actually gets stronger when mechanically stressed. This research has been touted as a step in creating an "unbreakable" smartphone -- so I'm curious how similar LG's technology is and what it is based on.
mak63
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10/28/2013 | 7:26:23 PM
re: LG's Curved Smartphone 'Heals' Itself
It looks interesting. I don't believe it'll be very popular tho. Perhaps for women with tight pants or for guys who want to put it in the front pocket and get a 6 inches curved ...
I was wondering how much improvement of voice and sound quality can you get with just a few millimeters?
UberGoober
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10/28/2013 | 6:30:21 PM
re: LG's Curved Smartphone 'Heals' Itself
Eric, if you think LG's marketing is overblown, take a gander at your headline. I'd scarcely call a phone 'self-healing' if the only thing that heals itself is minor scratches on the back of the phone.
BenY715
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10/28/2013 | 3:50:05 PM
re: LG's Curved Smartphone 'Heals' Itself
Such a new innovative design, yet all the author can do is belittle the company and add inappropriate snide remarks whenever possible. I thought these columnists are supposed to be unbiased? Caution Eric, your fanboyism is showing.
BillH594
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10/28/2013 | 3:25:42 PM
re: LG's Curved Smartphone 'Heals' Itself
can you spell desperation?
curved smartphone, marketing run amok


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