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Apple says a common charger would handicap innovation, inflate waste

[2020-01-23 19:33:31]

Apple has hit back at new proposals by European lawmakers to force smartphone and other device producers to use a universal standard charger, claiming attempts to make it switch from Lightning to another type of connection could cause consumer aggravation and stifle innovation.

Apple says a common charger would handicap innovation, inflate waste


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