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Apple CEO Tim Cook Says Future iOS 11 Update Will Give Option to Disable iPhone Performance Throttling

In the midst of facing a shortage of replacement batteries for older iPhone models, Apple CEO Tim Cook has said that in an upcoming iOS 11 update will allow users to disable battery performance throttling on their devices. The move is likely to overcome the slowdown issue that was acknowledgedby the Cupertino giant last month. To recall, the company also started compensating affected users by… Read More »

Admitting to throttling video, Netflix now promises more control for users

A new feature due in May will let users choose video quality Netflix admitted Thursday to throttling video streams worldwide for its mobile users, but said it hasn’t been an issue for customers. The video streaming company plans to roll out to its members sometime in May a “data saver” feature, allowing them greater control over their data… Read More »