Apple said users of the iPhone 6 and its successors will be able to replace batteries for 34,000 won (US$31.80), down from the previous 100,000 won. Apart from angry fans and consumers, the company was sued by multiple people in United States and France seeking justice.
Rory Van Loo, a Boston University professor, told Reuters that a case for misrepresentation or fraud might be filed since Apple chose to hide the information that a battery switch can be a better solution to getting a better user experience than buying a new iPhone.
Amazon India hints a new upcoming device from Samsung . While awful news for the owners of affected models, at least we aren't seeing these handsets blow up, which is what happened previous year when the batteries inside the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 failed.
Apple has announced that the battery replacement program will commence immediately, instead of the initial late January rollout. With the iOS 11.2 update , it applied the same strategy to its iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. We ensure extended battery life of Samsung mobile devices through multi-layer safety measures, which include software algorithms that govern the battery charging current and charging duration.
The company says that the aim wasn't planned obsolescence, but instead making the iPhones "last as long as possible". The deal only applies on iPhone 6 or later models and starts January 2018 worldwide until December 2018. "We've now extended that feature to iPhone 7 with iOS 11 .2, and plan to add support for other products in the future", it continued. Tech companies that offer their own fixes for iPhones are capitalizing on the moment, too.
Users earlier reported WhatsApp had gone down in India and several other parts of the world. WhatsApp official Twitter hasn't provided any details yet, though the hashtag "WhatsAppDown" is now the trending topic on the social media platform.
We'll be sure to bring news on future DLC plans and Joy-Con customization as Nintendo spills the beans! We know that games like Bayonetta 3 , Metroid Prime 4 and a new Pokemon game are inbound, but Nintendo doesn't have a release date on most of its known upcoming projects.
With Rockstar Games pushing back the launch to 2018, the launch date remains uncertain until the studio confirms a more specific window than spring 2018. According to a leak, " Red Dead Redemption 2" may be releasing in early June next year. However, the only source to publish its actual, real release date of September 17 before Rockstar did was Coolshop.
The Cupertino-based giant said it would reduce the price of an out-of-warranty battery replacement from $79 to $29 for anyone with an iPhone 6 or later. It resulted to even more negative feedback while several class action lawsuits were filed against Apple across the United States because of the issue .
If you're phone is super old, you might want to consider updating its software. WhatsApp is pulling support for the app on older smartphone models next week, the company announced. WhatsApp is known for supporting older generation operating systems, but the end of support from Microsoft and BlackBerry forced WhatsApp to end the support.
Almost a month will have passed since those games when the Badgers and Hurricanes take the field in Hard Rock Stadium . "The past two years we've done that so we want to keep it going". "Sometimes you can't learn a lesson until you go through the trial". Wisconsin: It never feels like we give coach Paul Chryst enough credit for what he's done in Madison.
Apple initially took those steps without informing consumers and as more and more iPhone users began to report performance issues, Apple was hit with at least eight separate class-action lawsuits in the US. Apple also said it will issue an update to its operating system early next year to give users a better understanding of the health of their battery, so they can see if its condition is affecting performance.
There is nothing sensational in Apple saying that iPhone batteries are "consumable components", just like the oil in a vehicle. We know that some of you feel Apple has let you down. The 30-pin connector was supposed to be the iPhone killer, they don't care. What else should I know about the future of Apple? That's only for people with an iPhone 6 or newer model.
Having said that, T-Mobile the U.S. carrier had pushed Android 8.0 Oreo update for Moto Z2 Force from a little above couple of days ago. Sarvikas has allayed those doubts by stating that the device will continue to be on the standard version while incorporating Android Go's memory management tweaks.
The Moto G5S Plus comes in a metal unibody design. The front of the device is dominated by a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) IPS LCD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It comes with 4GB RAM and 64 GB storage, which can be expanded to 256GB via a microSD card. "Dual 13MP rear cameras (one colour + one monochrome) in the Moto G5S Plus , combined with special photo enhancement software, makes it easy to do more with your photos".
The float is a joint project with ONSR and Missouri State Parks and is part of a Winter Paddling Clinic that will be held at Echo Bluff State Park on Sunday. "We'll talk about the natural history of the lake, and we'll talk about Paddy's Creek". The difficulty is easy to moderate and is a total 2.5-mile hike.
This confirmed a long-standing rumor that Apple had worked hard at denying over the years, but one single tweet from a 17-year-old iPhone owner brought the near-trillion-dollar profit company to a halt. When Apple played God by deliberately - and secretly - lowering processing speed of iPhone 6 and iPhone 7 to hide an issue with the gadget's battery, they never thought they would ever get caught.
So multiple breakthroughs are available to USU, facing a New Mexico State program that itself has come to an interesting stage. Thousands of fans filled their cars with gas (at 29 cents per gallon) and drove the 46 miles from Las Cruces to the big city of El Paso for the big bowl win .
There are many data plans of Airtel like Rs 199, Rs 349, Rs 448, Rs 549 and Rs 799, which are introduced by the company to take on Rjio. Rs 93 data pack of Airtel can be compared with Rjio's Rs 98 plan. It is valid up to 28 days. Ide is also offering 1GB extra data for its users who recharge through the MyIdea app/website. It gives unlimited calls and messages are restricted to 100 per day.
As promised and just before 2017 ends, Motorola releases Android Oreo update. The Android Oreo update for the Moto X4 carries the build version OPW27.2 and weighs in at 1.1 GB in terms of size. You should also free up almost 3GB of storage space. The secondary camera on the rear provides support for the 120-degree field of view with an ultra-wide angle.
If you'd like to donate your tree to Turpentine Creek, first make sure it is clear of ornaments, and then take it to the front desk at the refuge. "It's easier than ever to give back to the community by recycling your Christmas tree instead of tossing it with the trash", said Tara Pike-Nordstrom, UNLV recycling manager and member of the valleywide Christmas Tree Recycling Program.
This new feature is still in the works. The snaps are automatically assembled to create the Story , but you can customize it by selecting "Edit Story " and tapping the "X" to delete the specific snaps you don't want to include. If Snap were to give access to this content, that could be monetized, giving Snap additional revenue and also sending positive signals to the company's investors.
There have always been conspiracy theories of "planned obsolesce" for iPhones, the idea being that Apple intentionally slows down devices right as a new one is released to encourage customers to upgrade. About a year ago in iOS 10.2.1, we delivered a software update that improves power management during peak workloads to avoid unexpected shutdowns on iPhone 6 , iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus , and iPhone SE .
The inexplicable decision apparently rested on the fact that Apple chose to focus on the bite from the letter J, arguing that this was clearly copying its own logo. Now, a protracted legal battle has come to an end, and they have big plans for using the Apple founder's name on pretty much anything. However, the court ruled that the letter "J" isn't edible and therefore the bite could not be ripping off Apple's own iconic logo, and upheld the brother's trademark.
This Open Beta for the OnePlus 5T will deliver the same features and enhancements such as a new Camera UI, optimized launcher, photo quality enhancements, laces tab on Gallery, Shot on OnePlus feature, Clock alarm calendar, history on Calculator, and Portrait Mode beauty effect.
A unique aspect of the technology is that unique "sound objects" can be precisely placed anywhere in a three-dimensional space for an immersive sound from all directions. There's also the PK-series Bluetooth speakers that use Meridian to produce "powerful and undistorted bass", and party speakers that kick out as much as 1,800W of power while supporting features like DJ and karaoke modes.
By pressing play on the interactive map from NORAD (North American Aerospace Defence Command ) below, you can keep up to speed with just where the big guy has been - and when he's coming for you. And by the 1980s, NORAD was soliciting phone calls from children. NORAD also has a Facebook page set up for tracking Santa. Each year, on the eve of Christmas, website visitors can watch Santa make preparations for his flight.
Snapchat , the popular send-it-and-forget-it image messaging app is now working on a new feature. One of Snapchat's best-received features was Stories, which was rapidly copied by Instagram, Messenger and Whatsapp. The web player would also prompt users to sign up for Snapchat , allowing the company to try to boost its user count. These videos which are curated via algorithms and Snap employees cover everything from breaking news videos to sports games.
The stock decreased 1.11% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $22.25. About 4.66 million shares traded. (NYSE:BERY) has risen 47.68% since December 27, 2016 and is uptrending. Since August 14, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 12 sales for $81.59 million activity. Analysts are forecasting earnings of $1.15 on a per share basis this quarter.
Diligent Investors LLC acquired a new position in Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $205,000. The stock decreased 0.27% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $51.52. Therefore 63% are positive. Goodyear Tire had 28 analyst reports since October 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Hold" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Tuesday, November 3.