Next time you drop your smartphone down the toilet, take this useful piece of advice from OpenAttitude's Andrew Currie: immediately remove the battery and dunk the entire thing in dry rice.
I've always wondered about that fix for a wet cell phone -- you know, the one where you bury it in dry rice for 24 hours? Turns out that yours truly got a chance to try out that very procedure when he somehow managed to drop his beloved Motorola Spice straight into a cup of hot coffee.
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