Save Your Wet Phone With Dry Rice

#HowTo

Thu, Apr 14th, 2011 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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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