Reverse your Pin at an ATM to call the Police

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You can reverse your Pin at an ATM to call the Police in an emergency.

Answer

This is NOT true.

The Australian Bankers’ Association (ABA) says information circulating in an e-mail about the use of a

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Unlock a car with your mobile cell phone and car remote control

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You can unlock a car with your cell phone and a spare remote key.

Answer:

It appears this is NOT true, as mobile phones and car remotes work on different radio frequencies, therefore the phone will … Read the rest


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The worldwide emergency number for mobile cell phones is 112

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The worldwide emergency number for mobile cell phones is 112.

Answer:

In most of Europe and a few other countries, dialing 112 will connect you to the local emergency service provider

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Press *3370# to access reserve mobile phone battery power

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You can press *3370# to access reserve mobile phone battery power.

Answer

Apparently the code *3370# activates the Nokia Enhanced Full Rate Codec (EFR), this means that the Nokia cell phone has better sound quality, but … Read the rest


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Press *#06# to disable a stolen mobile cell phone

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Press *#06# to disable a stolen mobile cell phone.

Answer

On most mobile phones, pressing the code: *#06# will show the phone’s 15-digit International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI) on screen.
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