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[Update] Apple says sorry for iPhone slowdown, offers USD29 battery replacement for a year


Apple has landed itself in hot water the last couple of weeks after it admitted that it deliberately reduced processor speeds on iPhones with old batteries. The move was purportedly to preserve battery life and reduce unexpected shutdowns.

[Update: 4.30PM, 30.12.2017] Battery replacement program is in effect immediately, through December 2018.

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Infinix Note 4 Pro: Is this the alternative to the Galaxy Note8?

Infinix is a brand that I believe not many of you would have heard of. I don’t blame you. It’s a fairly new brand and it’s attempting something brave with its Note 4 Pro (X571). Positioned as THE alternative to the much beloved Samsung Galaxy Note series, Infinix even claims this is “The Better Note.”

Flattering impersonator or flat copy? I spent some time with the Note 4 Pro to find out if it’s really “The Better Note.”

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Last minute shopping? Here are some ideas from Motorola

Admit it. You’re one of those who shop at the very last minute, am I right? I confess, I’m one of those. All I can say is that some of us work better under pressure. *ahem* That doesn’t mean we don’t need help, does it? Well, our friends at Motorola have come up with a handy list of ideas, just in case we need a little “spark.”

The good thing is, there’s literally something for everybody. From the wallet friendly Moto C, to infinitely customisable Moto Z Play. Here’s a quick rundown. Continue Reading

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