Zoe Lang

Apple and Samsung both fined for deliberately slowing down older phones

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The world’s two biggest smartphone manufacturers have been fined by Italian authorities for deliberately hampering the performance of older phones, pressuring customers into upgrading. Software updates were found to “significantly reduced performance” of the iPhone 6 and Galaxy Note 4, causing their makers to be fined €10m and €5m respectively. Planned Obsolescence So-called ‘Planned Obsolescence’

The World’s Fastest Electric Cars

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Petrol vehicles will become all but extinct over the next few decades, with more and more governments announcing electric vehicle legislation every day. The united Kingdom for example will effectively ban all new non-electric cars by 2040. This presents a whole load of challenges for car manufacturers whose business models have relied on the internal