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After two men were kicked out of a nightclub in Atlanta opened fire upon it, a bullet nearly killed a valet. What saved him? His smartphone! Even though the shots from these two crazies were aimed at the club (***?), one managed to nearly kill valet Robert Altertini, but instead went into his jacket, shattered the glass in the phone was carrying, and stopped at the battery – tough! The phone appeared to be a candybar-style Android phone carrying one of those bright red HTC batteries inside.
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Take that, exploding battery guy!
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Htc ftw!
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post #3 of 51
Watch HTC gonna get huge sales on those and stocks raise

Then commercial marketing about having bulletproof Htc smartphone
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post #4 of 51
Time to make a bulletproof vest out of HTC batteries. Screw kevlar
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Do want!
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People shooting at you? There's an app for that!
Yes I know wrong brand but its the first thing I thought of!
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post #7 of 51
it wouldnt have stopped it at point blank. as far as the story goes, it was a stray bullet that went over an already long distance.

but good for the valet dude who got to live. i think HTC should find the guy and give him a replacement phone just for the ordeal.
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Woohoo! I have an extended HTC battery on my Evo 4G. Will that stop a sniper bullet?
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post #9 of 51
Reminds me of the ipod that stopped an AK 47 bullet.
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Not the first time its happened, i saw on crime watch a few years ago a jeweler who was shot, but didnt feel anything, then looking down, and realising he had been shot in the phone. I think it was an lg or something like that.
     
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