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Where to repair your iPhone 3GS

It is well known that the iPhone brings the best in today’s phone market providing the technology and the design to make the user more than pleased with owning one. If the iPhone 3GS were be a person, it would be the perfect package of looks and brains. Starting with its appealing design and ending with all new improved features of the old 2G, the 3GS would make a very good purchase.

Except from a common overheating issue that can be easily avoided, the iPhone 3GS won’t give you other major headaches. But when accidents happen there is not much to be done. Whether it crashes on the pavement on a tamper tantrum or you drop it in the toilet while a bit tipsy, the phone might turn out pretty damaged. Replacing broken parts can be a long and expensive process. We’re not talking about a scratched display here, as that is a minor problem to be confronted with. You either send it back to the Apple store or give a nearby iPhone 3GS repair shop a chance to fix it, the options exist but might not be satisfying. Repairing and shipping costs will make you ask yourself if it is worth it after all.

Considering to buy a new iPhone might be the best decision, as there are loads of websites interested in the parts that still function on your damaged one. Saving money is always an option when talking about Apple products, and why not? You will get a decent price on a damaged good only because certain parts are hard to find and cost a lot.
If you like to play it safe and never have to worry until the new model is released, take into consideration the most suitable insurance. It works in different cases like accident damage, breakdowns and even theft. Consider it as an investment because it will certainly be worth all that big amount of money spent on it.

Repairing your 3GS or just buying a new one should be an easy call depending on the damage, but knowing that it will never be the same piece of technology it was before the “fall”, stay tuned, for a new model might just be out these days.

How do you know you’re being spied on

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Here are just a few steps that will help you rationalize in a situation where you feel your privacy is being breached.

• Look up. If you can see a bulky cam in the corner of the room that may be the source of your problem
• Take a few moments to focus on details. Spy equipment can be easily purchased by anyone. You can buy pin sized recording devices and install them virtually anywhere.
• Start searching the room. Don’t just look around. Start from a specific spot and go from there, takes breaks if you need to, and pay attention to calculators, wall clocks, watches, pens. All of these can hide a miniscule camera and they’re quite common. If you search online for spy equipment you will see that the models tend to repeat themselves. Once you know how they look like it will be much easier to spot them in a room
• If you can, employ someone specialized in spy equipment detection. These specialists can be contacted through spy gear shops or online and the plus is you don’t have to buy any gear since they usually carry their own.
• If you suspect your phone might be tapped use your sim card in another phone for a while
• You can also search your personal space with the use detection equipment, this type of gadget can indicate where the microphone or cam is placed
• If want to be sure of your privacy there are other solutions to take into consideration like jammers. These devices are able to block other pieces of equipment that use wireless signals. This is exactly what you need if you suspect your car might have a GPS tracking system on it

The most important thing you should do in a situation where you feel cornered, spied on, watched is remain reasonable. Panicking never helped anyone and it’s not going to help you find the source of your problem so that you can solve it and move on.

What you need to remember if you have proof of this happening is that the person that is doing this will have to take responsibility for his or her actions in accordance with the law regulations. An invasion of privacy can’t be ignored.