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Apple apologises, slashes battery replacement price to $38

Apple has been facing consumer uproar and a slew of lawsuits after it admitted to reducing performance of older iPhones to prevent unexpected shutdowns. "T...


Samsung issues statement over battery woes with the Galaxy Note 8

If all those new have been just rumors the new Samsung announcement for the chip that is probably going inside these flagships smartphones will be revealed next...


Australian lawyers to launch Apple class action over slow iPhones

At the same time, the company also said that it was reducing the price of battery replacement for older iPhones in the United States to $29. Apple has ann...


IPhone Battery Replacements in Canada Now $35 for Out-Of-Warranty: Apple

The company will roll out an iOS software update in early 2018 to give users more "visibility into the health of their iPhone's battery, so they can see f...


Nintendo Switch owners are in for ANOTHER great update in 2018

Comparing PlayStation 2 and Nintendo Switch's first 12 months on the market paint an interesting picture, as helpfully shown by a table from fan site N...


WhatsApp will not work on these phones after Dec 31

But old platforms are not capable to support what WhatsApp has planned for the future, so it's time for them to move on and let go, if they want to go forward...


Wisconsin treats Orange Bowl as a playoff game

Before that, they had lost six of their last seven postseason games. They'll have food, drinks and big screens for the game. The foundation of Wisconsin's o...


Apple Crippling Old iPhones: Apology Won't Stop Lawsuits

There has been no evidence to prove this, but the disclosure struck a nerve both online and offline - at least eight lawsuits have been filed in the United Stat...


Apple's mea culpa after the assault on their battery

Last week, Apple acknowledged that iPhone software slows down some phones with battery problems. Shortly after the company confirmed it was, in fact, slowing ...


'Nigerian Prince' scam suspect arrested in Louisiana

The mastermind who claimed to be Nigerian royalty in order to conduct a well-known "phishing" email scam has been arrested in Louisiana. The New Orleans Advocat...


Packers extend Corey Linsley

The 49ers may be a player when it comes to free agent receivers now that Jimmy Garoppolo's running the offense. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , the...


Rumor: Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date Leaked by Danish Retailer

The retailer predicted that the game will be released November 14 2014 and in fact the release took place on November 18. The protagonist of the sequel, contrar...


Brutal wind chills expected this weekend

Shelter Island will remain in a deep freeze Friday in the longest cold snap of the winter - so far. On Friday, the NWS released a Hazardous Weather Outlook wa...


Start the New Year with a hike at a Texas State Park

State Parks challenges visitors to hike, walk, bike, run, swim, paddle or roll 100 miles on our state's trails and waterways before the end of 2018", he said. E...


Samsung and LG Add Their Two Cents During Apple's Battery Debacle

Mr Wallace says his iPhone lags regularly. "First and foremost, we have never - and would never - do anything to intentionally shorten the life of any App...


Coach Martin says NMSU should emulate its Arizona Bowl opponent

Both groups of Aggies appreciate Friday's opportunity - even the team that played in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl only two years ago. It gave Utah State posse...


Android 8.0 Oreo update available for the Moto X4

After the update, you can see all the Android Oreo features such as Picture-in-Picture (PiP) mode, revamped Settings app and quick settings menu, smart te...


PUBG Xbox Update Expands Squad Mode, Offers Players More Options

Those who've been playing Squad in PUBG for Xbox One with three players looking for a fourth know that this is certainly a welcome update. A game as popular a...


Mount Pleasant to begin collecting Christmas trees on January 2

Trees that have dried out will be very light, and branches can break easily during travel. To have a live tree picked up with yard waste, the tree must be cut...


Apple Keeps Losing Legal Battles to an Italian Company Called 'Steve Jobs'

The brothers in charge of the Italian Jobs jeanswear company, Vincenzo and Giacomo Barbato, noticed the name was not trademarked by the tech giant, so they star...