Following widespread criticism for reducing SoC frequency because of battery degradation, Apple announced plans to cut down the price of an out-of-warranty battery replacement for the iPhone 6 and newer models to $ 29 (from $ 79) throughout 2018. The battery swap program was expected to kick off early in 2018, but Apple has decided to initiate it immediately in the US, starting December 30. Later on, the company plans to update its iOS in early 2018 to give its customers a visibility of battery wear out and help them to decide whether they need a swap or not.
Apps are the cornerstone of Apple's iOS platform. The ecosystem is what sets Apple's mobile platform apart from its rivals, and the highest-quality iPhone apps are typically best in class. But, like any app store, […] […]
Google discloses security flaw of “medium” severity in Microsoft Edge after privately reporting the flaw to Microsoft in November, 2017; no patch available yet (Usama Jawad/Neowin)
Usama Jawad / Neowin: Google discloses security flaw of “medium” severity in Microsoft Edge after privately reporting the flaw to Microsoft in November, 2017; no patch available yet — Google’s Project Zero initiative tasks its […]