Last weekend, an over-the-air update was deployed to vehicles that run the newest version of Fiat Chrysler of America’s Uconnect software system. And on Monday, Jalopnik discovered that the update sent some customers’ infotainment screens spiraling into an endless loop of reboots. While it was previously unclear how widespread the problem was, The Verge has learned … [Read more...] about Chrysler’s over-the-air update fiasco is limited to the Northeast, but customers are still waiting for a fix
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After admitting that it was purposefully throttling some older iPhones in order to conserve battery life, Apple has announced a new program that offers replacement batteries to all customers that may be affected. Here's everything you need to know about it. Update 1/11/18: If you have an iPhone 6 Plus, you may be waiting a while before you get your battery replacement. Is my … [Read more...] about Apple’s $29 iPhone battery replacement program: iPhone 6 Plus users may be waiting a while
Buying a TV in the new year always brings up a tough decision: Is it better to get last year's model for a lower price or to wait for the newly announced models to reach stores? It's an age-old question for shoppers, probably stretching back to the creation of the wheel. (Should Throg buy last year's wheel, or get new 3,600 B.C. model with fancy features?) … [Read more...] about Help Me, Tom’s Guide: Buy a TV Now or Wait for New Models?
2018’s tech trends. Most stuff doesn’t hit the market for a couple months — and that’s if we’re lucky. It’s far more likely that the amazing gizmo you saw on the show floor will either hit the market in the year’s fourth quarter or never even make it past production. There are always exceptions to that rule, however. Each year, a small … [Read more...] about Why wait? Here are 10 new gadgets from CES 2018 that you can buy right now
Xiaomi never shied away from acknowledging Apple as its role model. The company puts emphasis on design, has a line of smartphones called the Mi Phone and, at events, regularly compares its gadgets to Apple's. On Wednesday, Xiaomi took it a step further, announcing its first-ever laptop, a MacBook Air-like device that's called the Mi Notebook Air. SEE ALSO: Xiaomi … [Read more...] about Xiaomi’s MacBook Air clone is called, wait for it, Mi Notebook Air