Tag: france

iPhone, Products

iOS 17.1 to address iPhone 12 radiation issues in France

October 10, 2023

Via: BGR

Apple just released the third beta of iOS 17.1. In addition to this version, the company published a support document saying this upcoming operating system update will fix the high radiation levels issue reported by the French government for iPhone […]

iPhone, Products

France won’t ban Apple’s iPhone 12 anymore following iOS update with radiation fix

September 29, 2023

Via: BGR

French authorities have approved Apple’s software update for iPhone 12 models to fix higher radiation levels, Reuters report. A couple of weeks ago, France’s FCC-like agency ordered Apple to remove the iPhone 12 from the local market as the model […]

News and Press

France sticks Apple with €8M fine over App Store personalized advertising complaint from iOS 14

January 4, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple has been fined $8.5 million in France over how personalized advertising works on the iPhone. France’s CNIL data protection agency (National Commission on Informatics and Liberty) issued the €8 million penalty against Apple as the result of an investigation. […]

News and Press

Apple scores hefty discount on 1.1 billion euro antitrust fine in France

October 6, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple appears to have secured a major discount on its 1.1 billion euro antitrust fine in France. The company has successfully had the fine reduced to 372 million euros by a French court, according to a new report. Reuters is […]

News and Press

Apple fined 1.1 billion euros in France for anti-competitive behavior

March 16, 2020

Via: BGR

Like any other massive technology company, Apple has received its share of scrutiny over the years by antitrust bodies claiming the consumer electronics giant engages in anti-competitive behavior. On Monday, Apple was slapped with a massive fine of 1.1 billion […]

Android, Operating System

Samsung finally starts sending Oreo update to Galaxy Note 8… in France

March 16, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

The world’s top smartphone manufacturer by sales volume is making a lot of headlines today. Yes, even more than usual. Not all the attention is directed at the hot new Galaxy S9 and S9+, however, and the two “reimagined” flagships […]

News and Press

Blind French hikers cross mountains with special GPS

July 2, 2015

Via: Arnaud Bouvier

Five hikers, all blind or partially-sighted, crossed a mountain range in eastern France last week thanks to an innovative GPS system that developers hope can help millions of people with vision problems. Armed only with their white canes and the […]