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The Unofficial iPhone 8 and X Discussion Thread

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tk1000 wrote:
Nov 14th, 2017 6:54 pm
iOS 11.2 brings faster 7.5W wireless charging
http://www.idownloadblog.com/2017/11/14 ... -ios-11-2/
Nice been running beta 3 since yesterday so I guess I have the faster charging.
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give lots of head for sick knee fadez, give lots of lap dances for ca$h wallet fades. Always pop that leg when kissing for dope honey combs, knee lots of mans in the crotch for killer whiskers, low ride like an og for them stacks. And traintracks? Only achievable by a legend in the denim game
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fyi, jb was demonstrated on 11.1.1

While that's not a public release, 11.2 may have closed some holes
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vivibaby wrote:
Nov 14th, 2017 7:00 pm
Which is the best adblocker for iOS?
You'll probably get as many answers as there are adblockers but I've been using 2 (both free) and they've been pretty good; 1. Adguard 2. Firefox Focus
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‘Imma try to make this video as short as possible’

36:39

Lol
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give lots of head for sick knee fadez, give lots of lap dances for ca$h wallet fades. Always pop that leg when kissing for dope honey combs, knee lots of mans in the crotch for killer whiskers, low ride like an og for them stacks. And traintracks? Only achievable by a legend in the denim game
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nasa25 wrote:
Nov 14th, 2017 9:33 pm



‘Imma try to make this video as short as possible’

36:39

Lol
Actually short compared to his other real review videos lol...
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rebel_rfd wrote:
Nov 13th, 2017 3:00 pm
Google, Amazon banned my account.

They actively monitor purchase/refund ratio, credits issues, anytime this threshold is in the negative, you risk being warned, then banned.
I couldn't find any info on buyers being banned on amazon, sellers on the other hand is a different story. The whole point of buying it from amazon is the buyer experience. What do you do when a product doesn't meet your standards? I don't know any retail stores that ban you for returning a merchandise.
Just a basic example, buddy over here bought a 2 pack screen protector and got sold 1 used and 1 new whereas he paid for 2 new. Whos fault is that? I bought Beats headphones, when they come in and they don't meet the standards (quality, authenticity, state of the product), whos fault is that? Amazon has thousands of sellers and thousands and thousands of shitty products that either don't work or break after a brief period of time. Amazon did reduce their return window from 60 days to 30 days, but banning or warning people because they are not happy with a product is just ridiculous. Most people are prime paying members and I personally only opted for prime was for shipping speed and ease of returns, take those away and I have no reason to buy from amazon, ebay will do just fine.
Now that all being said, I am not saying that buyers have not been banned, I just couldn't find it (maybe I didn't look hard enough)
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lostwowords wrote:
Nov 15th, 2017 11:29 am
I couldn't find any info on buyers being banned on amazon, sellers on the other hand is a different story. The whole point of buying it from amazon is the buyer experience. What do you do when a product doesn't meet your standards? I don't know any retail stores that ban you for returning a merchandise.
Just a basic example, buddy over here bought a 2 pack screen protector and got sold 1 used and 1 new whereas he paid for 2 new. Whos fault is that? I bought Beats headphones, when they come in and they don't meet the standards (quality, authenticity, state of the product), whos fault is that? Amazon has thousands of sellers and thousands and thousands of shitty products that either don't work or break after a brief period of time. Amazon did reduce their return window from 60 days to 30 days, but banning or warning people because they are not happy with a product is just ridiculous. Most people are prime paying members and I personally only opted for prime was for shipping speed and ease of returns, take those away and I have no reason to buy from amazon, ebay will do just fine.
Now that all being said, I am not saying that buyers have not been banned, I just couldn't find it (maybe I didn't look hard enough)
What? Guess you didn’t use the search term suggested by rebel_rfd....

Google: << Amazon banned my account >>


Here’s the first result which explains it in an article from October 25:

Return too many items on Amazon? Will Amazon Ban your Account?

UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2017 BY TUAN DO

If you are an Amazon shopper, you must be very happy with their service and convenient return policy, especially when you buy items shipped and sold by Amazon. They even pay for return shipping if your received item is defective or doesn’t match the description.

However, it doesn’t mean that you can abuse the system and use it as a try-out/rental service. Many Amazon accounts have been suspended when users request refunds excessively and there is no way to appeal the decision. So, what is the return limit and how to avoid being banned by Amazon?



https://www.techwalls.com/amazon-ban-re ... any-items/
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CanadianLurker wrote:
Nov 15th, 2017 11:54 am
What? Guess you didn’t use the search term suggested by rebel_rfd....

Google: << Amazon banned my account >>


Here’s the first result which explains it in an article from October 25:

Return too many items on Amazon? Will Amazon Ban your Account?

UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2017 BY TUAN DO

If you are an Amazon shopper, you must be very happy with their service and convenient return policy, especially when you buy items shipped and sold by Amazon. They even pay for return shipping if your received item is defective or doesn’t match the description.

However, it doesn’t mean that you can abuse the system and use it as a try-out/rental service. Many Amazon accounts have been suspended when users request refunds excessively and there is no way to appeal the decision. So, what is the return limit and how to avoid being banned by Amazon?



https://www.techwalls.com/amazon-ban-re ... any-items/
I actually just plugged the first line and got few seller ban results and stopped looking lol, my bad, it just seems F'd up that they do this. I am going to start buying locally more I suppose, especially if they price match.
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CanadianLurker wrote:
Nov 15th, 2017 11:54 am
What? Guess you didn’t use the search term suggested by rebel_rfd....

Google: << Amazon banned my account >>


Here’s the first result which explains it in an article from October 25:

Return too many items on Amazon? Will Amazon Ban your Account?

UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2017 BY TUAN DO

If you are an Amazon shopper, you must be very happy with their service and convenient return policy, especially when you buy items shipped and sold by Amazon. They even pay for return shipping if your received item is defective or doesn’t match the description.

However, it doesn’t mean that you can abuse the system and use it as a try-out/rental service. Many Amazon accounts have been suspended when users request refunds excessively and there is no way to appeal the decision. So, what is the return limit and how to avoid being banned by Amazon?



https://www.techwalls.com/amazon-ban-re ... any-items/
seems like they dont even warn you. Amazon customer service is damn near non-existent, I can vouch for that, terrible!
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WHOA! my return ratio is 20% in the past 6 months, I think amazon is banning me :(
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Apple on the orders page is saying my return date is January 8th, 2018.... Just received the phone today, can that be correct??.... thanks in advance...
Last edited by Macspeed on Nov 15th, 2017 1:00 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Macspeed wrote:
Nov 15th, 2017 1:00 pm
Apple on the orders page is saying my return date is January 8th, 2017.... Just received the phone today, can that be correct??.... thanks in advance...
The phone wasn't released on January 8th 2017 :)
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Macspeed wrote:
Nov 15th, 2017 1:00 pm
Apple on the orders page is saying my return date is January 8th, 2018.... Just received the phone today, can that be correct??.... thanks in advance...
Most likely holiday return policy is now in effect?

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