7 Tips to help save your water damaged phone

phone-in-water        1.   First and foremost, recover your phone from whatever liquid it has been dropped into as fast as possible. If your phone has not switched off by itself, switch it off immediately. Slowly, slowly catches a monkey – do not switch the phone on or test the phone in any way whatsoever until it is absolutely dry, which usually takes from 2 – 4 days.


2.   Then remove all the vital parts that may also consist of the battery, phone cover, SIM card, faceplate, memory disk and others items that can removed.

3.    The next big step includes the removal of salt as soon as possible which means you actually need to re-submerge the phone in distilled water. This protects your phone against rust corrosion. Once again do not switch the phone on or test the phone in anyway whatsoever until completely dry.

4.    Soak all the other parts in the distilled water. Ensuring that you do not soak the battery, SIM card and LCD screen (should it be separate for some reason).

5.    Place the phone and parts in direct sunlight as you need the device to air dry for 2-4 days under direct sunlight. Once again do not switch the phone on or test the phone in anyway whatsoever until completely dry.

6.     Should you need to speed the process up slightly, use an electronic parts cleaner instead of the distilled water. Make sure that the phone is completely dry before switching it on or testing the phone.

7.    Last but not least, when the phone is completely dry and there is no moisture whatsoever left in the phone, put the phone on charge and test the device.

Remember, the more patience you have, the greater the chance of success.


Watch Walkie-Talkie (Voice Activated)

Voice_Activated_Watch_Walkie_TalkieFeatures a high brightness backlit LCD display for reading even at night and VOX (voice activated) operation. This communication device features up to a 1 mile range with others, a rechargeable 3.7V Li-ion battery for power, and channel scan and lock.

A great communication device that can be used all over the world.

Oh, and it’s a watch too! Link

Motorola Walkie-Talkies

Moto_Walkie_TalkieHooked on tricks. The shock-proof T3 walkie-talkie has no call charges, needs no networks, and has a 5km* range, for scouts of the urban jungle.

  • Stylish, iconic design in a choice of funky colours
  • The 2-way radio offering different wearing styles – hang it, clip it, wear it, hold it!
  • Robust, durable design
  • Keep in touch – wherever you are
  • Inexpensive and no ongoing call charges
  • Simple and easy to use
  • Ideal radio for all the family
  • Typical battery life – 20 hours

Charlie…..Charlie, I rolled the Landrover over…..over – NOT! Link

Bicycle Flashlight

Bicycle_FlashlightPowerful white LED flashlight, perfectly shaped and molded for use on a bike, and just as easily able to be used as a normal flashlight. Great for outdoors and sport enthusiasts.

Never be caught on your bike in a dark area without a flashlight again. This surprisingly powerful mini flashlight fits conveniently in your pocket and is super light weight.

Keep your healthy cycling loved ones safe by making them more visible to others! Link

Humanoid Robot Kit

Humanoid_Robot_KitUnlike the other KHR series robots, the KHR-1HV incorporates a pivotal hip axis, 19 degrees of freedom and more powerful servo motors in the shoulders. The KHR-1HV has also raised the bar in hobby robotics by optimizing performance with a more powerful micro controller board, the new RCB-3HV.

Compared to the KHR-2HV, the KHR-1HV has more human-like gestures features, such as smoother motions and a more powerful walking gait.

Like its predecessor, the KHR-2HV, the KHR-1HV can be programmed through its easy to use GUI programming software, and can be controlled via remote control, RS232 serial, or USB Wi-Fi interface.

All-in-all ….. one of those ultimate gadgets! Link

Mickey Mouse Digi Pod


Tell her she has lovely ears and she will love you even more for it!

The Mickey Mouse Digi Pod has a special edition design with Disney’s Mickey Mouse. With the same compact body size, it allows you to place it anywhere in the house or carry it with you casually. Display your favorite pictures through the Digi-Pod.

Mickey Mouse Digi-Pod runs on 2 AAA batteries for 25 hours, displaying at least 43 picture files. Featuring a high quality screen that fully displays your colourful images. 

Available in different colours. Link

Heart Digital Photo Frame

Digital_Heart_Photo_FrameA heart-shaped digital frame perfect for celebrating and sharing your love to another one. It stores up to 63 of your memorable images and has a clock display function. It automatically switches pictures every 15 seconds.

Designed with a simple upload function through the fast USB connection, and at the same time, charges the battery for a long 8 hour battery life.

The perfect present for all things love related and Valentine’s Day.

Tell her you love her with this Love Digital Photo Frame and she will always have pictures of you close at hand. Link