You can now get an iPhone battery replacement in the UK for £25: Here’s how

UK residents can now take advantage of Apple’s heavily reduced out-of-warranty iPhone battery replacement scheme.  From 2 January until December 2018, you can get an iPhone battery replacement for just £25, that’s £54 less than the normal £79 cost of an out-of-warranty replacement battery normally. After Apple admitted it intentionally slows down older iPhones, the firm released […]

Intel accused of age discrimination

US federal investigators are looking into Intel’s layoffs of 12,000 employees since 2016 Intel, one of the grand old statesmen of the tech world, is under investigation for potential age discrimination in its approach to layoffs initiated in 2016, according to a new Wall Street Journal report. At the heart of the matter is the […]

Apple faces questions from the US Senate about slowing down iPhones

Apple is to be questioned by the US Senate over its practice of slowing down older iPhones to mitigate the effects of ageing batteries.   The Wall Street Journal reports that the chair of the Senate commerce committee, senator John Thune, has written to Apple’s Tim Cook, asking for elucidation around the company’s handling of battery-related performance issues […]

Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra review

Sony may be embracing a new design, but that doesn’t mean it’s not selling a phone with an older design theme. The mid-range Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra costs $450, and a lot of compromises. Is it worth buying? Find out in our Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra review. The post Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra review appeared […]