Some iPhones to refuse to ring due to New Year's DND bug

By Rick ยท 11 replies
Jan 2, 2013
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  1. A number of iPhone users may be questioning their popularity this year thanks to a New Year's-induced bug in iOS 6. As the year-o-meter rolled over into 2013, some iPhones simply refused -- and may yet still refuse -- to...

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  2. Littleczr

    Littleczr TS Addict Posts: 439   +86

    I would be annoyed if I had an iphone.
  3. soldier1969

    soldier1969 TS Booster Posts: 244   +43

    Glad I left my Iphone 4 behind last year. Galaxy Note 2 ftw!
  4. m4a4

    m4a4 TS Evangelist Posts: 955   +515

    Another high profile bug related to the iphone?
  5. abysal

    abysal TS Booster Posts: 114   +40

    Too many times did my iPhone fail to wake me in the morning. Or the alarm would go off with no sound. Glad I haven't been an iPhone user for several years now.
  6. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 13,020   +2,547

    You're holding it wrong....:mad:
    m4a4 likes this.
  7. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 2,922   +630

    It could be a new feature? "We're giving you time to work on your resolutions."
  8. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 13,020   +2,547

    That's why you need to buy yourself a ****ing "iWatch"!

    The same goes for you....!
    St1ckM4n likes this.
  9. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Topic Starter Posts: 4,572   +65

    Basically *every* iPhone bug is "high profile", to be fair.
  10. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 13,020   +2,547

    The iPhone is something that's sold by ramming its "virtues" down peoples throats. A high profile, high pressure sales pitch that even falls a tiny bit of its exaggerated promise, should, and does, elicit a high profile backlash.

    But to call the issue "fair", is a stretch of the definition. More like punishment being metered in the appropriate severity to suit the crime. (Which is arguably "fair", but none of the parties involved would ever admit to that).

    "I love Apple and they treat me this way". "Just because we're number one, everybody's always gunning for us". If you see the conundrum.
  11. ess333

    ess333 TS Rookie Posts: 29

    This is happening to my iphone 5 right now .... had to turn DND completely off
  12. Zoltan Head

    Zoltan Head TS Booster Posts: 247   +27

    Sounds like the most positive selling point for the iPhone so far....
    (I might hold out a little longer tho')

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