Jesus phone


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Jesus phone

A nickname for Apple's iPhone, so called because of the nearly religious fervor the phone has caused and the cult status it enjoys. Since it was dubbed the "Jesus phone" early on, articles about the phone occasionally include religious overtones such as "your prayers are answered, the Jesus phone is here" and the "second coming" referring to the second generation iPhone 3G. There is even a blog called iPhoneSavior.com, "The Cult of iPhone News and Satire." See iPhone.
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The best of the new glut of headphones for the Jesus phone that I've tried are the Etymotic HF2 (pounds 99 www.apple.
Na verdade, jornalistas, estudiosos de tecnologia e bloggers através de todo o ciberespaço têm freqüentemente apelidado o iPhone como "Jesus phone".
This Jesus phone look-alike has been shorn of its dog and bone functions and risen again as an iphone plus solid-state memory of 16GB.