Apple Now Faces 26+ Lawsuits for ‘Purposefully’ or ‘Secretly’ Slowing Down Older iPhones

Apple now faces over two dozen lawsuits around the world that either accuse the company of intentionally slowing down older iPhones, or at least of failing to disclose power management changes it made starting in iOS 10.2.1. The lawsuits include 24 class action complaints in the United States, with the latest two filed on Thursday by Marc Honigman and Lauri Sullivan-Stefanou in New York and … Continue reading Apple Now Faces 26+ Lawsuits for ‘Purposefully’ or ‘Secretly’ Slowing Down Older iPhones

This week’s top stories: Apple admits to slowing older iPhones, upgraded AirPods coming in 2018, and more

In this week’s top stories: Apple confirms that it slows down older iPhones, the iMac Pro starts arriving to customers, drone footage shows Apple Park starting to live up to its name, and more. Read on for all of this week’s top stories and videos… Spigen TEKA RA200 Airpods Earhooks Cover Following earlier speculation, Apple confirmed this week that it does slow down older iPhone models … Continue reading This week’s top stories: Apple admits to slowing older iPhones, upgraded AirPods coming in 2018, and more

Apple Being Sued for ‘Purposefully Slowing Down Older iPhone Models’

Apple yesterday confirmed that it has implemented power management features in older iPhones to improve performance and prevent unexpected shutdowns as the battery in the devices starts to degrade, and this admission has now led to a class action lawsuit, which was first noticed by TMZ. Los Angeles residents Stefan Bogdanovich and Dakota Speas, represented by Wilshire Law Firm, this morning filed a lawsuit with … Continue reading Apple Being Sued for ‘Purposefully Slowing Down Older iPhone Models’

iPhone Battery Scandal: Apple Had Way Better Options Than Slowing Down Your Phone

On Wednesday, Apple confirmed what many customers have long suspected: The company has been slowing the performance of older iPhones. Apple says it started the practice a year ago, to compensate for battery degradation, rather than push people to upgrade their smartphones faster. But even giving that benefit of the doubt, there are plenty of better ways Apple could have accomplished the same goal without … Continue reading iPhone Battery Scandal: Apple Had Way Better Options Than Slowing Down Your Phone

New Report: Your Old iPhone Isn’t Slowing Down With iOS 11 (It’s Actually Faster)

Perception is everything with technology. When reports that the latest operating system for iPhones, called iOS 11, was making older phones slower, I had to wonder. Would Apple purposefully make an older iPhone slower to make people want to upgrade? Is there a conspiracy that is intended to line the coffers of the most famous company in tech? Then I actually installed iOS 11 on … Continue reading New Report: Your Old iPhone Isn’t Slowing Down With iOS 11 (It’s Actually Faster)