The man was trying to fix the phone in an Apple Store on Bahnhofstrasse street in Zurich when the overheated battery exploded. An internal document seen by MacRumors suggests that iPhone 6 Plus batteries are in such short supply that replacements in the USA wouldn't be possible until late March or early April, along with select other regions. iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s Plus batteries now have a waitlist of around two weeks, it's suggested. The program apparently seems to be so popular that the Cupertino company in now in short supply of iPhone 6 Plus batteries and won't replace anymore until at least March.
In fact, the company is now facing an extraordinary number of class-action lawsuits both in the USA and overseas. Over in Zurich, Switzerland, one of the company's many stores had to be evacuated after an iPhone 6s Plus battery overheated and starting emitting smoke. Bogdanovich said that Apple's slowing down of older iPhone models is not part of an agreement and he believes it is a ploy by Apple to get people to upgrade to new phones.
Apple has responded with an apology and reduced the price to replace batteries on older iPhones by $50. The company also apologized for how it has handled performance on iPhones with older batteries and how it has "communicated that process" to the public. Each customer can take advantage of this once in 2018, after which the iPhone must fail the diagnostic test to qualify for additional battery replacements at United States dollars 29, otherwise the price is USD 79.
The letter asked Apple to provide details on how it notified consumers about the software update, if any, and if there are any compensations with regards to the batteries affected.
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.
The California-based company apologized over the issue on December 28, cut battery replacement costs and said it will change its software to show users whether their phone battery is good.
We're going to come together and we're going to do what great Americans do all the time. "We're going to help each other. Winfrey also shared an up-close-and-personal look at the devastation on her property from the disaster.
Bank of Montreal Can acquired a new position in shares of Marathon Oil Corporation during the second quarter valued at $9,200,000. Moreover, Camelot Portfolios Ltd Liability has 1.01% invested in Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC ) for 37,187 shares.
This was a pretty big deal for a player to go after a fan, even if it was something as petty as slapping away their phone. Rodney Hood was ejected from Wednesday night's game between the Utah Jazz and Washington Wizards .
The satellite "Cartosat-2 Series" is the seventh remote sensing satellite in its series and has the mission life of five years. The PSLV-C40/Cartosat-2 Series Satellite Mission is scheduled to be launched on Friday, January 12, at 09:29 AM.
When you chat with someone using this new Private Conversations feature, the whole conversation will be end-to-end encrypted. You can only have a private conversation with the person who is also having the same Insider beta build of Skype.
YouTube personality Shane Dawson is under fire for suspected pedophilia after quotes from a four-year-old podcast resurfaced. Even when you listen to the podcast, the comments are still disturbing and highly uncomfortable to sit through.
In addition to the Mirage Solo Daydream headset, Lenovo also announced the Mirage Camera and the Lenovo Smart Display. The Mirage Solo is integrated with a 5.5-inch LCD screen that gives users a 110-degree field of view.
This week, Trump signed a memo ordering the director of national intelligence to recommend changes that could be made internally. The House is voting Thursday on possible changes to the legislation, and the Senate must also take action.
The roster announcement, carried live on several networks, was made at the Hall of Champions at Hockey Canada's office in Calgary. There will be no Newfoundlanders pulling on a Canadian Hockey Jersey when the Winter Olympics kick off next month in South Korea.
Withholding for 2018 | Internal Revenue Service
In the meantime, employers and payroll service providers should continue to use the existing 2017 withholding tables and systems. The government is requiring employers to begin using the new guidelines as soon as possible, but "no later than February 15".
Mira Sorvino apologizes for working with Woody Allen
Sorvino was one of the first women in Hollywood to speak out about her experiences with disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein . But this does not excuse my turning a blind eye to your story simply because I wanted desperately for it not to be so.
Kia previews the 2019 Forte sedan prior to Detroit debut
At the time, it was unclear if this vehicle would be the Cerato or Europe's new C'eed, and it may indeed end up launching as both. Kia will disclose complete specs on the 2019 Kia Forte at its press conference on January 15 , at 11:35 a.m. (EST) at the NAIAS .
One person killed during protests in Tunisia
The opposition Popular Front party is calling on the protests to continue on until the government's 2018 budget has been repealed. Demonstrations have swept across the country after one small protest took place on Sunday. "The state will remain steadfast".
Famous French actress criticizes #MeToo movement
French actress Catherine Deneuve arrives for a Surrealist Dinner Party at the Monte Carlo Casino in Monaco on December 9, 2017. Notably, the MeToo movement started as a result of sexual harassment scandal in Hollywood.
K Sivan is new Isro chief
Dr Sivan is now the director of the Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Thiruvananthapuram; an arm of the national space agency ISRO. He took his ME in Aerospace Engineering from IISc, Bangalore followed by a doctoral degree from IIT, Bombay in 2006.