Why 1/1/1970 Bricks Your iPhone

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Shared February 12, 2016

People keep finding bugs in iPhones, and other people keep asking me to make videos about them. So here you go! Here's a tale of binary, of the Unix epoch, and a date beyond the lifespan of the universe.

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