From: RichA <rander3128@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: Apple admits hobbling old phones to "save batteries"
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Subject: Re: Apple admits hobbling old phones to "save batteries"
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On Thursday, 21 December 2017 12:06:36 UTC-5, Bill W  wrote:
> On Thu, 21 Dec 2017 04:50:33 -0800 (PST), RichA<rander3128@gmail.com>
> wrote:
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> >http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-42438745
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> Why the scare quotes around "save batteries"? It appears that's
> exactly what their intention is.

Why is it these Millenial-friendly hightech companies all think they know better than the consumer? 
Why not advise people that this is the case and let them CHOOSE to reduce the speed of the device? 
And what is so dire about getting a battery changed?