Nokia is now telling me to eat less, why?
December 31, 2008 4:28 PM   Subscribe

My phone (Nokia 6230i) has started giving me tips (which started tonight at 00:06 on the 01/01/09). When I turn on my phone, enter my PIN number and once it's got past the obligatory Nokia splash screen it gives me this tip: Tip Of The Day: Don't Eat Too Much! and here's the photo for you (sorry for the rubbish quality). Can some explain to me what the hell is going on?
posted by nam3d to Technology (3 answers total) 3 users marked this as a favorite
Best answer: If it's always the same thing, I wonder if a friend set a welcome note for you as a joke.
posted by thejoshu at 4:40 PM on December 31, 2008

Response by poster: thanks for that, problem solved and the friend fessed up.
posted by nam3d at 4:49 PM on December 31, 2008

Also for reference, many times carriers will put a welcome message into the SIM card. For instance, in Greece, Vodafone says "Have a nice day!" or sometimes puts a message about some upcoming event.
posted by ooklala at 7:06 PM on December 31, 2008

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