Apple faces class action over alleged blocking of older iPhone chargers with software update


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Apple faces a class action suite in California because the company has been accused of releasing iOS updates in 2016 that intentionally blocked older chargers. According to the plaintiffs, her iPhone showed the message, “This accessory may not be supported.”


Someone I know just had to replace her iPhone because it wasn’t charging. I wonder if that was related to this. In other news, my 6 year old tablet charges just fine, as does the 10+ year old laptop I’m using to type this comment.