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Apple, Once Again, Has a Bad Case of the iPhone Jitters

Apple, Once Again, Has a Bad Case of the iPhone Jitters

By Michael Liedtke | Feb 4
Apple is making more money than ever, but it still doesn't seem to be enough to keep everyone happy. Not with conspiracy theories swirling around Apple's secret slowdown of older iPhones while a cloud of uncertainty looms over its high-priced iPhone X.

Reports: DOJ, SEC Probe Apple for Slowing Older iPhones

Reports: DOJ, SEC Probe Apple for Slowing Older iPhones

Feb 1
U.S. authorities are investigating Apple's slowing of older iPhones, according to published reports.

Apple Will Give Users Control Over Slowdown of Older iPhones

Jan 27
Apple's next major update of its mobile software will include an option that will enable owners of older iPhones to turn off a feature that slows the device to prevent aging batteries from shutting down.

Apple Apologizes for Secretly Slowing Older iPhones

By Ryan Nakashima | Dec 29
Apple apologized for secretly slowing down older iPhones, a move it said was necessary to avoid unexpected shutdowns related to battery fatigue.

Can Apple Live Up to the Hype for the iPhone X?

By Michael Liedtke and Tali Arbel | Nov 4
The iPhone X's lush screen, facial-recognition skills and $1,000 price tag are breaking new ground in Apple's marquee product line. Now, the much-anticipated device is testing the patience of consumers and investors as demand outstrips supply.

You Can Stymie the iPhone X Face ID - But It Takes Some Work

By Anick Jesdanun | Nov 4
iPhone X's Face ID, Apple's name for its facial-recognition technology, replaces the fingerprint sensor found on other models. How well does it work - not just technically, but in everyday use?

FBI Couldn't Access Nearly 7K Devices Because of Encryption

By Michael Balsamo | Oct 25
The FBI hasn't been able to retrieve data from more than half of the mobile devices it tried to access in less than a year, FBI Director Christopher Wray said Sunday.

Google's Pixel 2: A Phone Built for Artificial Intelligence

By Anick Jesdanun | Oct 19
What's most fascinating about Google's new Pixel 2 phone is what's to come.

Samsung Eyes Foldable Smartphone, Voice-Controlled Speaker

By Youkyung Lee | Sep 12
Samsung Electronics Co. said Tuesday it aims to launch a foldable smartphone next year under its Galaxy Note brand.

Up from the Ashes: Samsung Unveils Successor to Note 7 Phone

By Anick Jesdanun | Aug 27
Samsung is trying to move past last year's disastrous Galaxy Note 7 launch with a successor sporting a dual-lens camera, animated messages, expanded note-taking - and lower battery capacity.

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