CNET News Daily Podcast: Tale of a dunked BlackBerry

After dropping her BlackBerry into a toilet, CNET News reporter Ina Fried has some advice on what to do if it happens to you.


CNET News reporter Ina Fried had a little disaster Wednesday involving her BlackBerry and CNET's plumbing system. Fortunately, both she and her smartphone survived to tell the tale. She tells us what she learned.

That, and other headlines of the day, in Thursday's CNET News Daily Podcast.


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Today's stories:

Lenovo reports loss for fourth quarter

At RealDVD hearing, MPAA says copying DVDs never legal

Deja vu: New phishing scam hits Facebook

Sources: Sony considers music downloads for PSP

Xerox CEO Anne Mulcahy to retire

Intel's Tukwila slips yet again

Kumo: Already a step behind Google, Yahoo?

How my BlackBerry survived a swim in the toilet

Sun touts Java app store for billion-strong audience

Aussies cram 2,000 movies onto single DVD

Hulu's first live-stream concert: Dave Matthews Band

About the author

Leslie Katz, Crave's senior editor, heads up a team that covers the most crushworthy (and wackiest) tech, science, and culture around. As a co-host of the now-retired CNET News Daily Podcast, she was sometimes known to channel Terry Gross and still uses her trained "podcast voice" to bully the speech recognition software on automated customer service lines. E-mail Leslie.

 

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