The only downfall to having thin glass trays manage everything in your life using highly sophisticated but delicate electronic equipment is that they are, aside from everything else, made out of glass. It is almost as if form and aesthetic trumps function when it comes to smartphones and this has led to countless mishaps when it comes to wear and tear.
As anyone who has owned a smartphone can tell you, a nice big crack doesn’t end the product’s life but it certainly doesn’t improve yours. And when it shatters? Isn’t that a terrible day indeed.