Early in 2018, we will issue an iOS software update with new features that give users more visibility into the health of their iPhone's battery, so they can see for themselves if its condition is affecting performance.
As year 2018 has arrived, it seems Apple has some new plans for its upcoming large iPhones'.
Ordinarily, iPhone battery replacements cost $139 out of warranty - but following revelations that Apple deliberately slows its phones to extend their life as batteries age, it has offered a cheaper service.
In an apology letter written last week, the technology company announced it would be dropping prices by almost two-thirds for anyone with an iPhone 6 model or later.
Apple has been critized following disclosures that the Cupertino-based tech maker was found slowing down iPhone batteries. For the U.S., Apple is charging $29 for the battery replacement.
That's sparked fury among owners of the iconic phone worldwide - and some legal action - many arguing that had they known‚ they'd have opted to buy new batteries rather than replace their slowed-up phone.
If both numbers are the same, then your iPhone isn't being throttled.
"First and foremost, we have never - and would never - do anything to intentionally shorten the life of any Apple product, or degrade the user experience to drive customer upgrades", Apple said, replying to the allegations.
For reference, the clock speed of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus should be at 1.4 GHz, iPhone 6s and 6s Plus at 1.84 GHz, iPhone 7 and 7 Plus at 2.34 GHz, and iPhone SE at 1.84 GHz.
"Our goal has always been to create products that our customers love, and making iPhones last as long as possible is an important part of that".
In a story December 28 about SoftBank's investment in Uber, The Associated Press misidentified Rajeev Misra as SoftBank's CEO. The SoftBank deal values Uber at US$48 billion, about a 30 per cent discount from its most recent valuation of US$68 billion.
In keeping with Nintendo tradition, the Nintendo Switch looked like a bit of a risk when it launched in March 2017. Homebrew software could bring new features and functions to the console that were not implemented by Nintendo .
The Dodgers also obtained minor league infielder Jake Peter and the Royals added a pair of minor leaguers in the deal Thursday. Soria, once one of the most dominant closers in baseball, is going into his age-34 campaign.
They also have been giving significant money back to the university, even more than they'd initially agreed to. And it sure is a lucrative one, as Aranda will now make $2.5 million in each of the next four seasons.
However, the Choosing Life forum of bereaved families, backed by right-wing organization Im Tirzu, supported the legislation. The bill does not include any language relating to religion or ethnicity. "This is only about political considerations".
If the president were to order a strike, he would identify himself to military officials at the Pentagon with codes unique to him. Trump took a slap at Kim Jong-un on Tuesday evening following the tyrant's claim that he has a nuclear button on his desk.
Rock continues to be the largest genre for Album sales with 35% of Total Albums and 37% of Physical Albums coming from this genre. The industry did experience another year of sales decreases in almost all formats, particularly digital album and track sales.
Saudi Arabia fears that the rebels will give its regional rival, Shiite Iran, a strategic foothold on the Arabian Peninsula. The Houthi-affiliated al-Masirah television reported that Friday's missile had targeted a Saudi army camp in Najran.
It's more a testament of the trouble the United States is in that a presidential tweet can be regarded as incoherent ramblings. The Pakistan border region also houses the majority of jihadi strongholds in Afghanistan.
It launched a TV licensing program four years ago and works with brands like RCA, Hitachi, Hisense, Sharp and soon Magnavox. Created to work with any TV that has a HDMI ARC, and expected to have features to allow it to work better with a Roku TV .
BBC To Reshoot Drama Scenes Featuring Ed Westwick
He added, "I have absolutely not, and I am cooperating with the authorities so that they can clear my name as soon as possible". Shooting on the three-part drama, which also stars Bill Nighy and Anna Chancellor, was originally completed in September.
Alcohol Damages Stem Cell DNA, Increases Cancer Risk
The research supports previous studies suggesting that people deficient in ALDH2 are more likely to develop esophageal cancers. We have primarily studied the blood cells in our mice, but we can't say for certain that alcohol causes blood cancers.
HP Recalls 50000 Lithium-Ion Laptop Batteries Over Fire Risk
If you've got an HP notebook or mobile workstation computer, you'll want to check out the latest battery recall from the company. The recall affects around 0.1 percent of HP systems sold globally over the past two years, HP told ZDNet sister site CNET.
United Kingdom vehicle sales slump as Brexit empties the tank
But concern about the level of nitrogen oxides (NOx) they produce has made them a favourite target for clean air campaigners. Mr Hawes stressed that sales "have not gone off a cliff: 2017 is still the third biggest year for the industry in a decade".
Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) 'Coming Soon' to Amazon India
This allows the device to know when the second screen in not in use, with the screen turning off to save the battery life. It is worth mentioning, the Samsung Galaxy X will not be the first or the only device to be equipped with such a display.
Logan Paul: In Trouble With the Police and Being Sued
Logan Paul has become a subject of backlash since he posted a controversial video on his YouTube channel earlier this week. A YouTube spokesperson said in a statement, "Our hearts go out to the family of the person featured in the video".