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Would you disable iPhone throttling at the risk of unexpected shutdowns? [Poll]

Earlier this evening, Tim Cook surprisingly announced that, with a future iOS update, users will be able to turn off iPhone performance throttling. Cook noted, however, that such a move would put users at risk for unexpected shutdowns ask their battery ages. We're curious, would you turn off iPhone ...

Apple CEO: iPhone owners will be able to disable 'power management'

About a month ago, Apple explained that slower performance of older iPhones is intentional, implemented as a "power management" plan through an iOS update. While it was ostensibly intended to prevent phones from crashing in situations when their worn-out battery couldn't supply enough juice to ...

Tim Cook says Apple told users it was slowing their iPhones, but adds, 'I don't think a lot of people ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook on Wednesday made his first public comments on last year's iPhone battery scandal, where the company admitted that it was slowing down some devices with older batteries. Apple had informed customers of the practice before it became a controversy, but they weren't paying ...

New iOS Update Will Tell You More About Your iPhone's Battery Health & Turn Off Slowdown

Update 1/17: Tim Cook chimed in about the upcoming iOS upgrade with expanded battery health data. We'll expand on that below. Today, Apple announced that they'd be dropping the price of their battery replacement by $50, from $79 to $29. While this will help ailing consumers' hardware issues, ...

iPhone owners will be able to disable CPU throttling in future iOS version, Cook says

Apple CEO Tim Cook in an interview on Wednesday revealed a new iOS function that will allow owners of iPhones with depleted batteries to disable a built-in CPU throttling designed to lengthen the life of older handsets. Source: iFixit. Speaking with ABC News, Cook explained that the upcoming iOS ...

Tim Cook Finally Confirms Massive iPhone Battery Problems

About a year ago, we released some code that essentially what it does is, all batteries age over time and they become unhealthy at a point in time, and an unhealthy battery has a probability that it will create an unexpected restart. When we put it out we did say what it was, but I don't think a lot of people ...

Tim Cook: People didn't pay attention to iPhone battery update

Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives. Apple Holds Product Launch Event At New Campus In Cupertino. A little inattention from Apple? Justin Sullivan / Getty Images. Apple squirmed a little after it was revealed that it was secretly slowing older iPhones to ...

Tim Cook says users will be able to turn off iPhone battery performance throttling in future iOS update

Apple had already said that a future iOS update will give users more insight into the state of their battery. In an interview with ABC News, Tim Cook was asked for his take on Apple slowing down iPhones with degraded batteries. He revealed that the developer beta including these features will be ...

Tim Cook praises 'corporate side' of Trump tax reform, says iPhone won't get cheaper with Apple's ...

On the heels of Apple's major announcements about bringing $250 billion of overseas cash back to the United States and increasing investments in the U.S., Tim Cook joined Rebecca Jarvis of ABC News for a brief interview. In the interview, Cook talks about the tax reform that led to Apple's ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook 'deeply apologizes' for iPhone battery 'miscommunication'

In an interview with ABC News, Apple CEO Tim Cook has offered an apology to “anybody that thinks we had some kind of other motivation” when the company decided to slow down iPhones with aging batteries. Since news emerged in late last year that Apple does slow down some older iPhones' ...

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