Simple fix for iOS 4 sluggish performance?

By on July 30, 2010 at 9:05 PM.

Simple fix for iOS 4 sluggish performance?

On Thursday, the Wall Street Journal reported that Apple was investigating the sluggish performance of iOS 4 on the iPhone 3G. While Apple is beginning an investigation, a reader over at Neowin was hands on with an iPhone and may have stumbled upon a quick fix. The problem is apparently remedied by turning off all the spotlight search options within Settings->General->Home Button->Spotlight Search. Though this may be a temporary band-aid, it may be enough to hold you over until Apple determines a root cause and issues a fix. If anyone gives it a try, let us know your results in the comments. More →

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WSJ: Apple investigating iOS 4 on iPhone 3G complaints

By on July 29, 2010 at 7:27 AM.

WSJ: Apple investigating iOS 4 on iPhone 3G complaints

According to the Wall Street Journal, Apple, Inc. is looking into reports that the¬†performance¬†of iOS 4, on the iPhone 3G, is sub-par. The most common gripes are that the two-year old handset is “sluggish” and “burns through a charge” very quickly after the update is installed. Anyone out there experiencing this? More →

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