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    Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    OS update coincides with user complaints about new MacBook Pro's poor battery life.
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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    That's definitely one way to fix this issue...

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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    Quote Originally Posted by azrael- View Post
    That's definitely one way to fix this issue...
    I would have gone with computing current estimated battery life based on current power consumption over current remaining charge. But then I'm just a pleb, what would I know?
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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    Stops em complaining though...
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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    Maybe it was the battery life indicator that was shortening the battery life ?

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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    Quote Originally Posted by azrael- View Post
    That's definitely one way to fix this issue...
    Exactly... what battery life problem?

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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    Quote Originally Posted by spolsh View Post
    Maybe it was the battery life indicator that was shortening the battery life ?
    I'd be genuinely shocked they could screw up that hard on such a trivial feature.
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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    That is why they give you a power cord...haha

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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    This is for your own good, so that you do not stress too much.

    Apple Care(s), right?
    The more you live, less you die. More you play, more you die. Isn't it great.

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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    Well, they screwed up on the removal of the MagSafe connector...
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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    Hahahaha this is such an Apple way of dealing with a complaint.

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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    "we've had complaints about less-than-stellar battery life boss, what shall we do?"

    "fix it? nah, remove battery estimate indicator"

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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    Because the plebs don't have watches, clocks, smartphones or any other way of measuring how long their laptop lasted before needing its charger plugged in... so now they won't know, unless maybe they have a sundial... but it's Winter in the northern hemisphere so problem averted for 3 months!

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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    I get BLM now. Battery life matters.

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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    Dumb fruit company. Dumb fruit fans.

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    Re: Apple removes battery remaining time estimate from Mac OS Sierra

    Quote Originally Posted by preter_s View Post
    Dumb fruit company. Dumb fruit fans.
    Thank you for your constructive comment.
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