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Old 09.01.2014, 11:47
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(Luckily I didn't buy the phone so that people could ring me on it so the fact that I can't answer it is not as irritating as it may at first seem ... )
Oh I thought you were just ignoring me!

Seriously though it could be important if there was an emergency situation and somebody needed to get hold of you.
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Old 09.01.2014, 11:48
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In my opinion you have so many open apps that the smartphone is struggling to perform its its primary (non-smart) duty and thus why its acting so laggy when you get a call. Try updating the firmware as a first step and then keep an eye on the task manager and amount Apps/RAM in use.

Alternatively get an iPhone
Oh it's like magic. First all swiping works. And secondly I had been wondering if I should close down apps, and you prompted me to find a little how to video on youtube so now I have no apps running and can answer the phonen..but then seeing as I bought it only to switch on and ring out on it, why oh why did I waste all this time on this problem?

(PS i like the fact that you blamed the phone for not answering. Very nice)
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Oh I thought you were just ignoring me!

Seriously though it could be important if there was an emergency situation and somebody needed to get hold of you.
No. Honestly. Really couldn't get it to a answer .. After 3 months as well.

But sorted now. Just have to remember to switch the phone on ...
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Old 09.01.2014, 11:51
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I've had my new phone since November and I still can't work out how to answer calls. There's a big green telephone button on the screen but when I press it, nothing happens. Why oh why oh why.
If you and the little one want to come over on Sunday I can have a look for you. I never had that problem with the phone and if it's persistent then it's still under warranty so I'd take it back!
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Old 09.01.2014, 11:58
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If you and the little one want to come over on Sunday I can have a look for you. I never had that problem with the phone and if it's persistent then it's still under warranty so I'd take it back!

Ohh no no. It's me. The phone is totally fine. Lovely in fact. It is entirely, absolutely me. I am useless.

And we'd have loved a trip over on Sunday (particularly little boy who keeps turning up the picture of him at your house and crooning over it) but annoyingly already going to Zurich to meet brother .... more reason to use the excellent smilie which seems strangely suited to this thread ...
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Old 09.01.2014, 13:01
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Finally. A real first world problem. And solution.
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Old 09.01.2014, 13:22
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My damn fridge keeps beeping every time I leave the door wide open. It's obviously got nothing better to do than keep tabs on me and my door closing skills.

Clearly it's only doing it to annoy me. It must be Swiss.
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Old 09.01.2014, 13:46
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My fridge is so full I can never find anything
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Old 09.01.2014, 15:36
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on a swiss keyboard, i havent found the "#" yet. always have to copy it from some other posts...
Try the alt gr button plus the number 3. Easy peasy.
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Old 09.01.2014, 16:34
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My fridge is so full I can never find anything
I have this problem about clothes.
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I have this problem about clothes.
Putting your clothes in the fridge isn't a first world problem.... that's just weird.
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I have this problem about clothes.
Nil, it don't make your clothes any cooler if you put 'em in the fridge...



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Old 09.01.2014, 17:28
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I just went to make myself an espresso at work and used a damn decaffeinated capsule by mistake.
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Old 09.01.2014, 17:44
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I have only been home from vacation for 10 days and my "tan" is already peeling off.
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Putting your clothes in the fridge isn't a first world problem.... that's just weird.
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Nil, it don't make your clothes any cooler if you put 'em in the fridge...


You would if it was as hot as it is here...

Today we had only 13 and I wasn't prepared so I was cold all day!
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Lat night I was having wine and water with dinner and at one point I poured wine in the water glass which was still half full.
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You would if it was as hot as it is here...

Today we had only 13 and I wasn't prepared so I was cold all day!

Then you should move to Canadian Prairies where it is -40°F/C or to Chicago J/K
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A first world problem:

- Too many leaflets / advertising / Reklame in the letterbox
=> Too much paper is being wasted, bad for environment
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Lat night I was having wine and water with dinner and at one point I poured wine in the water glass which was still half full.
for a real first world problem, the glass should have been half empty
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