In a setback for Apple, the European Union seeks a common charger for all phones.

In a setback for Apple, the European Union seeks a common charger for all phones.

The European Union unveiled plans on Thursday to make USB-C connectors the standard charging port for all smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices sold across the bloc, an initiative it says will reduce environmental waste. The move would mostly affect Apple products, which use a different port for its iPhones. The new legislation is likely …

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Apple iPhone 13 Review: The Most Incremental Upgrade Ever

The truth is that smartphones peaked a few years ago. After so many advances, the miniature computers have reached incredible speeds, their screens have become bigger and brighter, and their cameras produce images that make amateur photographers look like wizards. The problem with so much great innovation is that upgrades are now so iterative that …

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Apple’s new iPhone 13 is better, but not by much.

It is a story that now happens just about every September: Apple introduced new iPhones that have slightly bigger screens, faster speeds and better cameras — but no new major advances. In a prerecorded infomercial, Apple executives framed the improvements in the new iPhone 13 as significant innovations, but they result in a device that …

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Apple is about to unveil the new iPhone and other gadgets.

It’s that time of the year again, when Apple unveils its latest gadgets ahead of the holiday season. On Tuesday, the iPhone maker will hold its annual product event — virtually, because of the coronavirus pandemic — and present its newest lineup. The new products — including iPhones and Apple Watch — will have a …

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