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iPhone 6S chip controversy over battery life

Not all new iPhones have the same processor chip, but Apple says differences in performance are minimal. Apple also pulls ad-blocking apps over privacy concerns, and Netflix raises its price again.

One of these iPhones is not like the other.

Battery life on the iPhone 6S may vary if you have a model built with a Samsung chip or a TSMC chip. In this CNET Update, we explain how to find out which chip you have, and why it may not be a big deal. Apple is also dealing with drama over ad-blocking apps that may have posed a privacy risk:

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Even if you don't care about the iPhone, we have plenty of other news to get your eyes rolling. Netflix and Verizon are raising prices for customers.

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iPhone 6S chip controversy over battery life