Enterprise Mobility: Apple iPhone 4 Antenna Issues Fading from Memory: 10 Reasons Why

 
 
By Don Reisinger  |  Posted 2010-09-15 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
When the iPhone 4 launched back in June, all the talk was on reception issues. Owners said that when they held their hand in a particular spot on the side of the smartphone, they would experience dropped calls. For awhile, Apple ignored the issue, saying that users should move their hand position on the device. But it soon became clear that Apple couldn't ignore the problem for long, and Steve Jobs held a press conference to address it. Jobs' solution was a plastic case, which he said, mitigated the issue. It worked. Now, as the iPhone 4 Case Program is scheduled to conclude at the end of the month, some are wondering where all the initial outcry has gone. After all, complaints were coming in at a rapid rate at one time. Now, little mention has been made of the iPhone 4's antenna woes. It seems most users are content to forget this issue. Here's why:
 
 
 

Apple iPhone 4 Antenna Issues Fading from Memory: 10 Reasons Why

by Don Reisinger
Apple iPhone 4 Antenna Issues Fading from Memory: 10 Reasons Why
 
 
 
 
 
Don Reisinger is a freelance technology columnist. He started writing about technology for Ziff-Davis' Gearlog.com. Since then, he has written extremely popular columns for CNET.com, Computerworld, InformationWeek, and others. He has appeared numerous times on national television to share his expertise with viewers. You can follow his every move at http://twitter.com/donreisinger.
 
 
 
 
 
 

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