IPHONE XS 'CHARGEGATE': APPLE REVEALS FIX FOR HANDSETS THAT HAVE MAJOR CHARGING PROBLEM

Apple has revealed its fix for a major charging problem that meant people were failing to power up their iPhones. In recent days, it emerged that the latest iPhones were not charging when they were plugged into their charging ports. Their batteries would not start to fill until the phone was unlocked – in some cases, forcing people to unplug their phone, unlock it, and then plug it in again before it received any power.

Now that problem appears to have been fixed by an upcoming software update that has already been pushed out to some users. The update – iOS 12.1, which also brings new emoji – is available to Apple's beta testers now and will presumably be pushed to other iPhone users very soon.Read more..