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A new iPhone bug has come up, as they do from time to time. This one will turn your expensive iPhone into an expensive paperweight if you set your iPhone date to January 1 1970. You might think that why anyone would set the date back to the Nixon administration. So, I shall remind you that this is the internet, a place full of appalling tricks and pranks! It started with an image that was first found on troll haven 4Chan, that encourages iPhone users to set the iPhone date to 01/01/1970 and seek out iOS β€œEaster egg” that will displ...