https://techcrunch.com/2021/01/25/apple-hit-with-another-european-class-action-over-throttled-iphones/

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A third class action lawsuit has been filed in Europe against Apple seeking compensation — for what Italy’s Altroconsumo consumer protection agency dubs “planned obsolescence” of a number of iPhone 6 models. The action relates to performance throttling Apple applied several years ago to affected iPhones when the health of the device’s battery had deteriorated — doing so without clearly informing users. It later apologized. Apple apologizes for not telling customers iPhones with older batteries would slow over time. The class action suit in Italy is seeking €60M in compensation — based on at least €60 in average compensation per iPhone owner. Affected devices named in the suit are the... Full story

25 January

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