This Carrier’s Coverage Collapses On Apple’s dual-SIM Tech

Apple’s new dual-SIM system solves the problem of switching between carriers on a single device. But coverage on this major network can’t handle the new tech, according to engineers.

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Why Telcos Might Be To Blame For Those iMessage Green Bubbles

When telcos talk about text messaging, the conversation inevitably lands on the promise of end-to-end RCS, Rich Communications Services, as the breakthrough to deliver features like read receipts and typing signals, currently available on proprietary services like iMessage.  The trouble is, currently SMS, MMS and SMS aren’t always compatible with iMessage, causing what iPhone users dread — the green bubble.

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Apple Decides To Focus iOS 12 Upgrade On Fixing Bugs Over New Features

Somewhere along the line, Apple forgot why people first fell in love with their stuff in the first place: because it works. It used to anyway. But that was then and now Apple is going to have to convince customers it can trust its latest products,  starting with iOS 12 update. Apple has decided to drop the bells and whistles in favor of making the thing work.

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iPhone Truthers Were Right, Apple Really Is Slowing Down Your Device

Apple just confirmed what many thought might just be their imagination. Apple admits it’s intentionally slowing down older iPhones. The reason, the company says, is that aging lithium batteries that can’t keep up with device processing speeds. That means faced with whether to come clean and replace aging batteries, Apple was content just to let its customers think their devices were slowing without explanation.

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