iPhone beaten in performance race by 1970’s Apple II and other even older computers (and a mechanical calculator)

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/19/iphone-6-beaten-by-1970s-apple-ii-in-performance-race/ It’s a fact that today’s mobile phones boast way more computing power than the systems used by NASA to put a man on the moon in the 1960s. The … Read more

Virgin Mobile to offer cheap, ‘pre-loved’ iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus handsets

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/30/virgin-mobile-pre-loved-iphone-7/ Virgin Mobile has announced plans to offer Certified Pre-Loved iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus handsets in the US. Starting in February, the company will be offering the phones … Read more

Italy launches investigation into Samsung and Apple for slowing down phones

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/20/italy-investigates-apple-samsung-phone-slowdown/ Just a couple of weeks ago a French watchdog announced that it was investigating Apple about the “planned obsolescence” of iPhones. Now Italy is also looking into both Apple … Read more

Tim Cook: iPhone users will soon be able opt out of performance reduction

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/18/iphone-performance-throttling-optional/ Many iPhone owners were disappointed to learn that Apple had been purposefully slowing their handsets, with many people believing it confirmed rumors that Apple slowed older iPhones to encourage … Read more