FCC shutdown may impact smartphone launches, Sprint/T-Mobile merger
Could the government shutdown delay the launch of the Galaxy S10 as well as a review of the proposed merger of Sprint and T-Mobile?
It’s not a bug, it’s a feature: Apple defends performance reductions on old iPhones
Apple has quickly reacted to iPhone slowdown accusations, admitting it intentionally put a cap on the 6, 6s, SE and 7 performance to “prolong their life.”
Apple is controversially limiting iPhone 6s and 7 CPU performance to reduce battery load
If you felt like a particular software update crippled the overall user experience on the iPhone 6s or 7, there’s now an explanation for that.
Google class action building on Nexus 6P bootloop, battery issues
“Do no evil” except by attrition? Many consumers facing problems with their Huawei-made Nexus 6P are left feeling uncared for.
Verizon CDMA to finally die (at least in one form) by 2020
The end of 2G is coming. Three and a half years, really. The 1xRTT network, which carries some voice and data traffic, is turning off.
Life On A Dying Network (Part 1)
Sprint has recently taken the first concrete steps toward obsoleting the iDEN network: it’s begun decommissioning the cell sites that provided excess Nextel coverage that’s no longer needed, and it’s stopped iDEN device sales. This gives us the unique opportunity to experience the shutdown of a nationwide network at the subscriber level.