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Does Apple Rip People Off On Repairs?

Does Apple Rip People Off On Repairs?

I’ve only ever taken two devices back to Apple for repair. One was an ageing iMac that needed a new hard drive and the other was a MacBook that failed completely. In the first case, Apple replaced the hard drive at a price that was about 30% in excess of…

How To Check Your iPhone’s Battery Life

How To Check Your iPhone’s Battery Life

Image credit: Mike Liu/Flickr Now that Apple’s admitted to slowing down iPhones with degraded batteries, you’re probably interested in figuring out whether your battery is losing its ability to hold a charge (and whether you should replace it). There are a few ways to do this, either with an app…