Thanks for the schooling on charging! I will be much more careful in the future.
Back to more problems unfortunately
I received the new device, got the new battery, and it works. I haven't plugged it into a charger or USB port or anything at this point. I enter in my new gmail account and the first thing I did was google search. It still says this...
...but your computer or network may be sending automated queries. To protect our users, we can't process your request right now. See Google Help for more information.
Google help makes no mention of phones and only goes through the steps of searching for viruses, etc. on your computer.
What the F!!? Do I need a new SIM card now too?? This is beyond annoying!