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    "High Tech" Products and their cheap ingredients

    It's kind of an interesting read.

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    Re: "High Tech" Products and their cheap ingredients

    linky no work



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    Re: "High Tech" Products and their cheap ingredients

    Its somewhat accepted that things like phones get crappy components so you need a new one in a couple years.



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    Re: "High Tech" Products and their cheap ingredients

    nevermind, the url has a word that is banned by the filter, so it breaks the link when i attempt to post it here.

    If you want to read it, it is the main story on http://www.cracked.com/


    Last edited by Mr Janny; 07-28-2009 at 09:18 PM.
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    Re: "High Tech" Products and their cheap ingredients

    Quote Originally Posted by jdewaard View Post
    Negative ghost rider.



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    Re: "High Tech" Products and their cheap ingredients

    Quote Originally Posted by jdewaard View Post
    Your link is getting redacted by the language filter

    7 High Tech Products And Their Cheap *** Ingredients | Cracked.com


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    Re: "High Tech" Products and their cheap ingredients

    Quote Originally Posted by superdorf View Post
    Why thank you.


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    Re: "High Tech" Products and their cheap ingredients

    I'm disappointed.

    I figured it would be about how the iPhone that costs $300 or whatever it is now has about $1.38 worth of components.


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    Re: "High Tech" Products and their cheap ingredients

    I love the entry on AV cables. I hate it when the idiot sales guys at Best Buy try to tell you that you need the expensive cables. They're horrible about it. I had one person basically call me stupid for buying a Rocketfish HDMI cable instead of a Monster cable. He just wouldn't let it drop, telling me what a huge mistake I was making. He wouldn't let me get a word in at all, so I finally just turned and walked away.


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