Our findings call into question the recent claim by Apple that the iPhone 4's signal-strength issues were largely an optical illusion caused by faulty software that "mistakenly displays 2 more bars than it should for a given signal strength."But such is life, I suppose, when we live in a world more concerned about image than substance.
The tests also indicate that AT&T's network might not be the primary suspect in the iPhone 4's much-reported signal woes.
Tuesday, July 13, 2010
An Apple a Day
The Consumer Union released a report yesterday outlining the reasons that they couldn't recommend purchase of the fourth-generation Iphone. I find it very curious that most of Apple's statements in the last couple of weeks seem to have been smoke and mirrors: