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Apple's 'I'm sorry' for throttling old iPhones isn't good enough for Congress



The drama surrounding Apple’s old iPhone batteries isn’t over yet. 

Four U.S. House Republicans sent a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook on Friday asking for answers on batterygate. 

In December, Apple admitted to throttling the speed of older iPhones to increase battery performance, a long-time conspiracy theory among iPhone users that turned out to be true. As a result, Apple issued an apology to its customers, and announced reduced pricing for out-of-warranty iPhone battery replacement, from $79 to $29. 

But the apology and explanation from the billion dollar company wasn’t enough for House Republicans, who want more answers on the subject, according to ReutersRead more…

More about Apple, Politics, Iphone, Tim Cook, and Battery
Source: Mashable

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  1. Great blog, and thank you for stopping by mine today. So interesting to read news about Apple these days. I was convinced that my Apple devices slowed down everytime I upgraded the software – a manipulation into buying a new device I would guess.

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