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Check out my lame blog.
http://chrismchoi.blogspot.com/
Galaxy S III related.

Very nice blog, congrats!

Thanks! I slowly get some nice stuff to review. Hope it helps people.
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Thanks! I slowly get some nice stuff to review. Hope it helps people.

I particularly liked your extended battery review. Tell us, after this days that have passed, what do you think about it? Does it really lasts much longer? Remember that it costs more than double thanthe original one.
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Thanks! I slowly get some nice stuff to review. Hope it helps people.

I particularly liked your extended battery review. Tell us, after this days that have passed, what do you think about it? Does it really lasts much longer? Remember that it costs more than double thanthe original one.

I grab it when I know I will be away from home for extended periods of time. I just know I can rely on it. I like cases, so I did switch back to the standard battery. It's convenient and I like it. But I'm a case whore. The price should be lower by now and they are coming out with nicer cases to fit it.

It does last 2-3 times longer than the standard battery. That's me just averaging out my use.
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It looks like Jelly Bean has been delayed to October for the SIII and November for the SII.

Well that's dissapointing, we were all expecting Jelly Bean for SIII in September. doh.gif
    
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It looks like Jelly Bean has been delayed to October for the SIII and November for the SII.
Well that's dissapointing, we were all expecting Jelly Bean for SIII in September. doh.gif

Where did you read that? Can you please post the link?

Regarding the extended battery, aren't several cases which fit already available?
Edited by Paps.pt - 9/11/12 at 2:41pm
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Otterbox Commuter Review:

Customer Service 10/10
-only waited on phone for 2 minutes, got a nice English speaking person to help me out

Warranty 10/10
-They just shipped me a whole new case after i complained that the screen protector was peeling (mostly my fault, got dusty before attaching to screen)

Case 9.5/10
-A little slippery on the back... but its a pro/con as it does slide into pants pockets (as opposed to full rubber which is more difficult)
-I feel confident that if i drop on cement, the phone will be fine... and the raised sides will protect the screen somewhat.

Value 8/10
-I paid $35 to get a full two piece case + a screen protector. So its pretty good... specially from a reputable company which stands behind its products. I would prefer to pay $30, and it retails for $40 at most places.
Edited by kevinf - 9/11/12 at 2:43pm
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It looks like Jelly Bean has been delayed to October for the SIII and November for the SII.
Well that's dissapointing, we were all expecting Jelly Bean for SIII in September. doh.gif

Meh, it's not finished judging by the leaks that are out. They're laden with issues!
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Where did you read that? Can you please post the link?
Regarding the extended battery, aren't several cases which fit already available?

http://crave.cnet.co.uk/mobiles/samsung-galaxy-s3-jelly-bean-update-confirmed-for-october-50009150/
    
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Installed the latest ParanoidAndroid and it's just great! Having a software home button beats the physical home button completely.

I have a problem though. My phone isn't detected in Windows; it just shows up as a CD drive. I can't access the phone's internal drive or my SD card. Is that a known problem with ParanoidAndroid?
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Installed the latest ParanoidAndroid and it's just great! Having a software home button beats the physical home button completely.
I have a problem though. My phone isn't detected in Windows; it just shows up as a CD drive. I can't access the phone's internal drive or my SD card. Is that a known problem with ParanoidAndroid?

Paranoid Android is awesome, I agree. Everything about it works perfectly for me, if it isn't showing up there are two things you need to be sure of:

Your drivers are installed.
The phone isn't locked. If you have a lock screen be sure to unlock it! Kinda a security feature.
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