House Republicans Want Answers on Apple Throttling Older iPhone Speeds


Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 12th, 2018

iPhone throttling: Class actions pile up as Apple hit with 32nd lawsuit

More lawsuits land at Apple's feet over its decision to slow down iPhones with older batteries......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 11th, 2018

A U.S. Senator Wants to Question Apple Over the iPhone Battery Slowdown

And he wants Apple's answers in less than two weeks. The chairman of a U.S. Senate committee overseeing business issues asked Apple to answer questions about its disclosure that it slowed older iPhones with flagging batteries.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 10th, 2018

How to check if Apple is slowing down your iPhone

Flickr/William HookApple recently admitted that it has been throttling the performance of certain iPhones with older bat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 3rd, 2018

How Apple secretly slowed down older iPhones, and why it’s such a big deal

Apple admitted Wednesday that it has been throttling the battery power of older iPhone models......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 22nd, 2017

Friday Apple Rumors: AAPL May Be Throttling iPhone 7 Speeds

InvestorPlaceInvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Friday's Apple Rumors include a Touch Disease repair program, a flaw in iOS 8 and later devices and claims of iPhone 7 speed throttling. The post Friday Apple Rumors: AAPL May Be .....»»

Category: topSource: investorplaceNov 18th, 2016

China consumer group seeks answers from Apple about slowing iPhones

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A Chinese consumer group has asked Apple for information about the slowing of older iPhones after operating system updates, demanding a reply before Friday, state news agency Xinhua reported......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 15th, 2018

Slow iPhone Scandal: Senator Demands Answers From Apple CEO Tim Cook

U.S. Senator John Thune asked Apple CEO Tim Cook for answers about why old iPhones are deliberately slowed down......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 11th, 2018

Sorry, old iPhone owners — "Pokémon Go" won"t work on your phone if it can"t upgrade to iOS 11

Jacob Shamsian/INSIDER 'Pokémon Go' will no longer work on older iPhones and iPads, says the game's developer. The change is due to iOS 11, the newest version of Apple's iOS ope.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 10th, 2018

7 Things the iPhone Needs Now (an Open Letter to Apple)

Two giant shareholders got the tech giant's attention. Now here's what they need to do......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 10th, 2018

Senator wants Apple to answer questions on slowing iPhones

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chairman of a U.S. Senate committee overseeing business issues asked Apple Inc to answer questions about its disclosure that it slowed older iPhones with flagging batteries, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 10th, 2018

Can iPhones harm your child? 2 shareholders want Apple to address the issue

The shareholders' letter proposes modifying the initial setup on an iPhone to let parents set appropriate limits on their child's access to the device.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 8th, 2018

Large Apple Investors Say iPhone May Be Bad For Child Development

Two large Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) shareholders wrote the company to express concern that smartphone use, particularly iPhone use, could be bad for child and teenage development. In a letter to Apple,........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 7th, 2018

Apple’s iPhone Battery Problem: Bad News Travel Faster

The consumer buzz rose to a new high following the December report that Apple had slowed down the processors in older iPhones to help dodge a problem with older batteries. Unfortunately for Apple, a........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 5th, 2018

Why the $29 iPhone Battery Replacement Deal Could Hurt Apple’s Stock

Aging batteries prompt lots of upgrades, one analyst says. After years of conspiracy theories that Apple was purposely slowing older iPhones to prompt upgrade purchases, the opposite effect may be in play now, according to o.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 3rd, 2018

Apple apologizes for Batterygate, offers to replace old batteries

Apple Inc. this week apologized for intentionally slowing down older iPhones, telling customers the company would offer battery replacements for $29 through 2018. Apple also plans to launch a new tool that gives iPhone owners a picture of their pho.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 31st, 2017

No wait: Apple offers $29 replacement batteries immediately

Apple is working overtime to make amends with angry iPhone owners after revealing it slows down performance on older models......»»

Category: topSource: cnnDec 30th, 2017

Apple, Responding to iPhone Battery Controversy, Cuts Replacement Cost to $29

The move may help combat the perception that Apple maliciously slowed older phones. In response to worldwide anger at its h.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 30th, 2017

Apple tries to appease old iPhone users with discounted batteries

Apple is in damage-control as some unfortunate news broke regarding old iPhones, or more specifically, old batteries. Recent reports indicated that older model iPhones slow down because their batteries wear down......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 29th, 2017

What to do if your iPhone battery is causing your phone to run slowly

Apple has apologized for battery slowdowns in older iPhones, but what should you do if you want your battery replaced?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 29th, 2017