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Could adding apps be harmful to our phones? I mean, things like iPhysics can't be good for the phones accelerometer. And there's no way that rainbow light can be good
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    Arrow Could adding apps be harmful to our iPhones?
    Could adding apps be harmful to our phones? I mean, things like iPhysics can't be good for the phones accelerometer. And there's no way that rainbow light can be good for are screen. And when I use gpSphone it feels like my phones going to explode! Don't get me wrong, I love all these apps but I love my phone more! So what do you guys think? Could all of this be shorting the life of our phones?

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    Making a phone call shortens the life of your phone.

    In fact, typing that post just shortened the life of your computer

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    my phone blew up when i jailbroke it...
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    You guys are weird. It's not going to hurt it any more than your other apps on your iphone. Now they could SLOW you iphone down, but thats just from cluttering up your OS

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    Quote Originally Posted by jarthurs1981 View Post
    You guys are weird. It's not going to hurt it any more than your other apps on your iphone. Now they could SLOW you iphone down, but thats just from cluttering up your OS
    So what your saying is that notepad and GBA have the same effect on the phone? I don't know about that.

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    It's common sense, the more you use something the more likely it is to break. You could maybe put your phone back in the box, maybe back in the plastic wrapping if you still have it. keep it in a cool dry place. I predict it will last at least a decade!

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    I don't really care if it kills it. thats what warrentys are for. All I want to know is if some apps do more damage than others?

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    Your... warrEnty is no good anymore since you've jailbroken it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Digital Oxygen View Post
    Your... warrEnty is no good anymore since you've jailbroken it.

    falsehood. Just revirginize and restore. They'll take it in an instant.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chordmasta View Post
    falsehood. Just revirginize and restore. They'll take it in an instant.
    No need to revirginize unless you've unlocked. Just Restore.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dust Busta View Post
    I mean, things like iPhysics can't be good for the phones accelerometer.

    The accelerometer is reading data whether an application is using it or not. It doesnt hurt the sensor at all to use an application that reads from accelerometer.

    And there's no way that rainbow light can be good for are screen.
    Its not like your screen is displaying colors that it wasnt meant to display. If you use it for extended periods of time and your phone overheats, maybe. Common sense is all you need people.
    Read my bolded replies.

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    I work at apple. The warrenty would be voided but if you can make it look and act as it would just out of the box then you're good. Keep in mind you only have a year warrenty that doesn't cause accidental stuff so if you do mess it up make sure you get it back to normal out of the box condition within that year. Also the limit on the number of iPhones people can get has recently gone up to 5 a person so have fun messing up your phones.

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