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33 Faces Anyone With An iPhone Will Recognize

Accidental. Front. Camera.

Posted on July 20, 2015, at 9:05 p.m. ET

1. When you open the camera to take a photo and it's on front camera.

When you open your phone and it's on front camera

2. When your phone shut downs at 17% battery.

3. When you go to the bathroom for a #2 and forget your phone.

When you're sitting on the toilet and realize you forgot your phone

4. The horror of a group text gone unchecked.

When you're in 4 group messages and don't check your phone for 5 hours....

5. The second after you drop your phone and it's face down before you pick it up to see if the screen cracked.

6. When someone is supposed to look at just ONE photo and they start scrolling.

#CookOutNewsNetwork When you hand your auntie your phone to look at ONE pic and she starts scrolling…

7. When your mom asks you for help with her phone and you realize all her contacts are entered manually.

8. When you hold an iPhone 4 after using the bigger 5 and 6.

When your friend lends you their iPhone 4

9. When you don't have the update that lets you mute group texts.

When you don't have the update and you're stuck in a group chat

10. When all of a sudden iMessage switches to regular green texts.

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11. When the new iOS update for your phone makes a big deal about new iBooks features.

When Apple makes an iPhone update with features that you're never ever going to use

12. When your Dad actually uses Siri.

13. What your phone feels like when you take the case off and it's all slim and nude.

14. When you've gone for a really long time never having cracked a phone and then YOU JUST CRACKED IT.

tfw you crack your iphone for the first time in 4 years

15. When the app you need is automatically updating.

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16. When you actually have to talk on the phone for a long call and your ear is hot and sweaty.


17. When Apple announces the new "S" version of the iPhone as if it's really that different.

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18. When you have to go to the Apple store to try to get your phone fixed.

19. When you're texting from your lap while pretending to pay attention.

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20. When your phone is at 5% battery.

21. When you thought your phone was on silent and then some app is making noise.

22. When you're secretly taking a photo of someone...

23. .... and then you realize the flash was on.

24. When you accidentally hit record voice memo instead of a text and send someone a recording.

25. When you can hear your phone buzzing somewhere in the room.

26. When there's 12 updates waiting for old apps you never even use anymore.

27. When you answer a call from an unknown number.

28. When you blow out your retinas by checking your phone in the dark.

When you check your phone in the night & the brightness is all the way up

29. When you do your passcode wrong 4 times in a row.

30. When you go to sync your phone to your computer and it warns you about losing any old data and transferring purchases for iTunes.

31. When you took a pic and only realized later you had it on video mode.

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32. When you go to take a photo but it says you have no space left.

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33. When you're using your phone in bed and drop it on your face.
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