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The gaff - 11th January 2019

Started by: willp789
On: 11/01/2019 | 18:00
Replies: 29
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by: ijustcantdoit
on: 11/01/2019 | 19:42

Cheers to all the contibutors of the gaff and the members who read it 

 

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by: jaymailsays
on: 11/01/2019 | 20:10 edited: 11/01/2019 | 21:11

Glad the gaff's revlo10 raised the phone issues

 

About time Apple and Samsung had a reality check with a serious chinese competitor snapping at their heels. Does anyone really think (US/SK brands)  offer value for money, because they don't!  At a £1000  for a palm held singing and dancing model, someone is having a serious laugh at us all. Yes they are generally reliable in the early stages of their life but battery life has never been properly addressed. They degrade from day one and you end up looking for a charging lead during the working day.

 

These Tech giants could eliminate that smartphone battery drain by enforcing sleep on hungry apps when not interacting.

 

I often wonder how and why the Japanese with their tech expertise aren't more dominent than they are, worldwide in mobiles.

 

Feel better now Smiley Happy

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by: bluemoonbaz
on: 11/01/2019 | 20:55

Hello @ray2

Thanks for the contributions, we have had some great members posts from contribute recently on the gaff and iam happy to keep this going 

I do like the idea of a funny or happy news post to lighten the gaff and I will be certainly on the look out for next week 😀

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by: a1antman
on: 11/01/2019 | 21:15

Hieveryone,

 

I hope you have all had a good week? 

I cannot believe we are already on the 2nd edition of The gaff of 2019. Smiley TongueSmiley Surprised

 

Thank you all so much to everyone invovled in bringing us The gaff each and every week. Smiley Happy

As always it is a great read and I enjoy reading it alot. Smiley Happy

Thank you @willp789, @bluemoonbaz, @as7861 and @ijustcantdoit, @kathleen414, @brulaw, @jammydodge and @revilo10 Smiley Happy

 

A very warm welcome to our new giffgaff members: @flojo292 and @fredpostman Smiley Happy

I hope you you are enjoying our great network and our wonderful and friendly community Smiley Happy

 

@kathleen414 I am not sure if there is a typo, but I noticed that at the top it says it welcome to gaffgaff @flojo922, but when you scroll down to the bottom it says please welcome @flojo292.

Sorry but I thought I would point that out. Smiley Happy

 

Congratulations to @pinks29 for this weeks photo of the week, a lovely and stunning photo of a sunset. Smiley Happy

 

I hope you all have a wonderful weekend. Smiley Happy

 

Kind Regards

 

a1antman Smiley Happy

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by: pete2009
on: 11/01/2019 | 21:30

Thanks for the latest edition.

Well done to the team.

Cheers

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by: flojo292
on: 11/01/2019 | 21:58
Thank you a1antman and hello everyone 🙂😊
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by: claire1uk
on: 11/01/2019 | 23:35
Great gaff folks!
Very interesting and nicely put together, very inviting read.
Thank you. 👍👍
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by: formulaone
on: 11/01/2019 | 23:58

Awesome! Smiley Happy

 

Second edition of 2019!

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by: sha_shah1
on: 12/01/2019 | 00:15

Great edition r nice read.Thanks gaff team well-done-keep-it-up-youre-doing-a-great-job.png

 

 

 

 

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by: revilo10
on: 12/01/2019 | 11:44
@jaymailsays

Yeah, there’s a wholly undiscovered phone market in Asia. Mainland China has really spearheaded the battle but props have to go to Taiwan and Japan for their attempts, they do have some decent phones out there, it’s just they’re not as invested in marketing their phones to the west as other phone companies are.

The phones that come out of Mainland China exploit a great market opportunity to export to the west because of lower costs of living in China and lower production costs. Apple and Samsung really do need to rethink their game, Xiaomi is now the #4 biggest phone manufacturer in the world.
Read the latest edition of the gaff on the Contribute board here!

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