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I'd imagine it's okay, but I wanna make sure.
     
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What? Why wouldn't it be
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I remember reading somewhere that it was not wise to put a cell phone by a large LCD tv.
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What?
    
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What is this, I dont even..

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you are thinking the old crt monitors I think.... anything with a tube near a cell phone or anything with a magnet in it will displace color in the screen
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Cell phones emit electromagnetic waves, right? I was wondering if it's strong enough to mess with anything in a computer.


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Originally Posted by Lostcase View Post
I remember reading somewhere that it was not wise to put a cell phone by a large LCD tv.
I've seen my LCD flicker when I'd get a call from my old flip-phone. but not my Samsung Galaxy S.
     
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Quote:
Originally Posted by LXXIII View Post
Cell phones emit electromagnetic waves, right? I was wondering if it's strong enough to mess with anything in a computer.




I've seen my LCD flicker when I'd get a call from my old flip-phone. but not my Samsung Galaxy S.
I highly doubt it unless you have the new iEMP from apple.
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post #9 of 19
When I put mu phone next to my speakers they start making weird noises, my computer is about a meter away and I havent notivced any abnormalities with my computer
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I agree about the old CRT monitors since they use magnets, but other than that I keep my phone next to both my computer and monitor all day every day and never heard of or had a problem with anything.
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