Apple faces lawsuits over its intentional slowing of older iPhones

And the least Apple could do is be transparent and say, "Hey, this is our new update, it has all these features and there is this one thing that can slow down some of the older phones with ageing batteries as it will increase the life of the device... More..

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Moto X4 Android One smartphone starts receiving Oreo update
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Moto X4 Android One smartphone starts receiving Oreo update

The update is now rolling out to the Moto X4 users having a build number OPW27.1. The Moto Z2 Force shipped this past August with Android Nougat out of the box, and as per usual with Motorola phones, the ...More..

by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

IPhone owners sue Apple for intentionally slowing down devices

However, in Apple's case, battery degradation also gave birth to a much bigger issue. Previous year we released a feature for iPhone 6 , iPhone 6s and iPhone SE to smooth out the instantaneous peaks only...More..

It's not just you: Apple admits to slowing down old iPhones
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

It's not just you: Apple admits to slowing down old iPhones

With the evidence in the open, Apple had no choice but to issue a statement . When a battery gets older its maximum capacity gets smaller because of aging chemicals degrading - caused by charging and dischar...More..

About that unusual light in Tucson's sky tonight
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

About that unusual light in Tucson's sky tonight

The rocket's long-awaited maiden flight, carrying SpaceX founder Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster sports vehicle as a whimsical test payload of sorts, is expected in January. The payload has an instantaneous launch...More..

The SpaceX
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

The SpaceX "Mars Rocket" arrives at Cape Canaveral

The Falcon Heavy launch system is also created to fly back each of the rocket cores to a landing for recovery and reuse. As Musk writes in the post, mass simulators like concrete and steel are "boring", so ...More..

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus is going to replace the Note 5
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus is going to replace the Note 5

Worldwide tech enthusiasts and Mi lovers were waiting for the arrival of Xiaomi's new smartphone Redmi Note 5. A forum moderator of MIUI forum has revealed that the Redmi 5 Plus will replace the Note 5....More..

by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Apple Sued For Deliberately Slowing Down Older iPhones

The OnePlus 5T already has facial recognition, but it's nowhere near as secure as Apple's solution and as a result it can't be used to authorize payments. The company's founder John Poole said in a blog pos...More..

Arms 5.0 Introduces Dr. Coyle
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Arms 5.0 Introduces Dr. Coyle

Dr. Coyle, with her green hair and maniacal laugh, is referred to by Nintendo as the "rad scientist". As the director of ARMS Laboratories, she wants to be the most powerful fighter of all time-and in the pro...More..

Pence Says He's `Fully Cooperating' With Mueller's Russia Probe
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Pence Says He's `Fully Cooperating' With Mueller's Russia Probe

As the interview wrapped up, Berman confronted Jordan with another big hole in his conspiracy theory, mentioning the fact that the FBI investigation into the Trump campaign began in the summer of 2016 but d...More..

Russian Olympic athletes warned not to dress like flag
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Russian Olympic athletes warned not to dress like flag

It's not an Olympic story without a healthy dose of rumor, speculation, and controversy, and the sentiment burbling around Olympic circles is that the Russian athletes' logo is different because the IOC wants t...More..

by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Carret Asset Management LLC Buys 24120 Shares of Intel Co

About 1.30M shares traded or 14.80% up from the average. Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) has declined 20.35% since December 22, 2016 and is downtrending. Johnson Financial Group Inc, which manages about $8.40 ...More..

Markets surge in mid-day trade to hit fresh all-time high
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Markets surge in mid-day trade to hit fresh all-time high

The Nifty ended 0.5 percent higher at 10,493, while the benchmark BSE Sensex was up 0.55 percent at 33,940.3. The gains were broad-based with all the sectoral indices on the BSE in the green. Supporting US...More..

Tarkowski on Arsenal and City radars
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Tarkowski on Arsenal and City radars

Tarkowski is set to miss games against Tottenham on Saturday, Man Utd on Boxing Day and Huddersfield on December 30. The report claims the player is happy at Burnley and the club would not consider selling ...More..

Thirsty rocks may contain the missing water of Mars
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Thirsty rocks may contain the missing water of Mars

It has always been theorized that there was once water on Mars, and a new study claims that it has found the explanation on where it all went. Scientists have long believed that the Red Planet used to be fert...More..

Apple Says It Does Indeed Slow Down Older iPhones As They Age
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Apple Says It Does Indeed Slow Down Older iPhones As They Age

The news comes a day after the slow-down feature was highlighted in a study by the technology watchdog Geekbench . After older batteries struggled to keep up with iPhone 6s, the company released an updat...More..

NASA To Announce Finalists For Space Mission Today: Who Are The Contenders?
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

NASA To Announce Finalists For Space Mission Today: Who Are The Contenders?

Mission planners once envisioned a fixed-wing aircraft to explore Titan , but a dual quadcopter would have the advantage of being able to make repeated soft landings and visit multiple sites, spaced as much as...More..

Huawei announces the Honor 9 Lite smartphone
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Huawei announces the Honor 9 Lite smartphone

The 3GB and 32GB Memory Storage variant of the Honor 9 Lite device is priced at CNY 1,119. As far as the availability is concerned, the handset is set to hit the retail shelves in China on December 26 follo...More..

United Nations general assembly opens meeting on Jerusalem
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

United Nations general assembly opens meeting on Jerusalem

General Assembly. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said in Ankara U.N. member states should not let their decision in Thursday's vote at the U.N. General Assembly be dictated by money. "This organization is n...More..

Holiday Chocolates No Treat for Dogs
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Holiday Chocolates No Treat for Dogs

But dog owners are being reminded to keep festive chocolate away from their pets, as vets prepare for a spike in cases of poisoning over the holiday season. The results showed dogs were more than four times...More..

Winter solstice 2017: What is it; when does it happen
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Winter solstice 2017: What is it; when does it happen

Technically, the solstice can happen any day between December 20 and December 23 because the calendars we use aren't the same length as a solar year. Although the day symbolises the death of the old year, thi...More..

Go ogle Android Oreo on the Nokia 8
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Go ogle Android Oreo on the Nokia 8

Nokia 8 owners will now enjoy all the Oreo goodies including Picture-in-Picture mode and background activity limits along with their Dual-Sight mode which allows you to stream your reaction to events on social...More..

Amazon Music to end support for streaming your uploaded MP3s
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Amazon Music to end support for streaming your uploaded MP3s

New subscriptions will be accepted until January 15, 2018. Users of the free version of the service, which allows storage of up to 250 tracks, lost the ability to upload new files on Monday. You can view and ...More..

Winter Solstice 2017: Thursday Will Be The Shortest Day Of The Year
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Winter Solstice 2017: Thursday Will Be The Shortest Day Of The Year

Thursday marks the winter solstice, which has the longest night and fewest daylight hours of the year. But the axis isn't quite perpendicular to the path of its orbit, instead it is tilted on its side about ...More..

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket sets up at Cape Canaveral ahead of launch
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket sets up at Cape Canaveral ahead of launch

SpaceX is now aiming to do its first Falcon Heavy launch in January - and it's apparently going to carry Musk's own Tesla Roadster as its payload - something that seemed like a joke until it wasn't. SpaceX says...More..

These were the worst passwords of 2017, study finds
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

These were the worst passwords of 2017, study finds

You would think that year after year, people would learn to improve their password habits. We humans always tend to reduce the stress of memorising different password for different use and thus we make a pass...More..

German Watchdog Claims Facebook's Data Harvesting Is 'Abusive'
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

German Watchdog Claims Facebook's Data Harvesting Is 'Abusive'

The Bundeskartellamt began investigating the social media giant previous year and, in a preliminary ruling yesterday, found that it had a dominant position in Germany's social media market and questioned it...More..

The Escapists 2 is heading to Switch in January
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

The Escapists 2 is heading to Switch in January

The Escapists 2 will release on the Switch eShop on the January 11th next year for £19.99 / $19.99 Dollars, giving it price parity with other platforms. The consumer tech category was dominated by the Appl...More..

Geekbench and Reddit think they've cracked why iPhones get slower over time
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Geekbench and Reddit think they've cracked why iPhones get slower over time

This effect only worsened when testing with the latest iOS 11 .2.0. Geekbench also said that this fix will also cause users to think, "my phone is slow so I should replace it" not, "my phone is slow so I s...More..

Fake Version of Cuphead Listed on Apple's iOS Store
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Fake Version of Cuphead Listed on Apple's iOS Store

When something is too good to be true, it usually is. One of the best games released in 2017 was Cuphead . It sure looked like there was a legitimate version of Cuphead for iOS , available for $US4.99 (...More..