One rickshaw ride went up in flames! Yes, rickshaws somehow still exist.
Phillip Lechter of Phoenix, Arizona was riding in a rickshaw while in town for the U of A game, when the rickshaw hit something and tipped over! And that's when things became explosive.
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According to Phillip, the iPhone hit the bar of the rickshaw:
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We all know how #Bendgate has been disproven, but what about new allegations that Apple's new iPhone 6 has been leading to people to get their hair snagged by the phone?!
Why are there are so many "-gates" to Apple's new products? When will the controversy end?
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Many users on Twitter have posted about the problem of the hair getting untimely ripped "where the aluminum meets the glass."
Here are some of their unhappy tweets:
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The iPhone 6 Plus is getting a lot of flack for bending too easily. But Apple is denying it's even a real problem!
So who's right?
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Ever since word of Bendgate has spread, curious consumers have reportedly been going into Apple stores and trying to bend the display phones!
Two British teens even decided to film themselves doing it!
We decided not to show the video as it does seem to be two underage kids breaking
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iPhone 6 owners are NOT happy about the news that their new smart phones bend like Beckham.
But you know who is happy? Samsung.
The makers of the Galaxy were apparently thrilled with the news of the defect as they took to Twitter to shade their competitor with ads like the one above.
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Samsung also tweeted this slightly more subtle dig:
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Does the iPhone 6 really bend??
Several new owners have complained that their latest smart phone is bending in their pockets!
The iPhone, which is made of aluminum, has never been known to bend before, but the iPhone 6 Plus is the thinnest iPhone yet.
And as Weird Al can tell you, when aluminum gets down to foil width, bending is all too easy.
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But can this really happen just from keeping it in your pocket? Unfortunately,
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I'll tell you what I want, what I really, really want!
LOLz! See?! It's so difficult NOT to sing along to that catchy Spice Girls song!
There were SO many great Vines this week it was definitely hard to pick a top ten!
We love that they're all so topical, especially the giant iPhone parody. Imagine seeing THAT giant device at the mall in a person's hands!
Ch-ch-check out the top 10 Vines of the week (below)!!
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This is why we can't have nice things!
An Australian man got too overzealous when he unpackaged his new iPhone 6.
After waiting for about a week to receive his phone, tech-fan Jack accidentally committed the biggest Apple crime literally seconds after getting the device.
When a Today reporter recorded Jack unveiling his new piece of tech, the literal first thing he did was drop the phone.
And it didn't even have a case on it!
Ch-ch-check out the crime against technology (above)!!!
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