Copper Bezel wrote:Yes, that is precisely the part of this meme that works exactly like traditional medicine. If it works, praise Astarte. If it didn't, your phone was too far gone anyway. Couldn't hurt to try, right? But that's also true of all other arbitrary non-damaging actions you could take in the situation, like donating a dollar to a local charity or wearing your underpants backwards.
Well no, because those things wouldn't work.
It had been plunged in water. It wasn't working. I assumed it was finished.
The same with people I have advised re. their iPhones. And it has worked.
It might not always work, but it's clearly got quite a good success rate, if Carphone Warehouse staff are going round saying it. I know at least two who have done so.
(To save time, I do understand scientific method.)
You have to leave it there for at least a day or two.
It works. I'm not praising Astarte. You praise her if you want.