Apple acknowledges issues with BMW and Toyota wireless charges

Apple acknowledged issue with some car wireless chargers causing NFC temporary disfunction on iPhone 15 models. Apple promises software update to address this issue.

At this moment it is not known how widespread the issue is. No further details are provided so far.


Apple to add ‘Clean Energy Charging’ option later this year to iOS 16

Apple plans to add iOS 16 feature that will schedule iPhone charging when grid is powered by clean energy.

Not much of the feature details is published. At the moment this feature is expected to be limited to US, and probably only some of the states.


watchOS 8.3 might have issues causing problems with third party chargers

Some Apple Watch 7 users report problems with charging using third party chargers after upgrading to watchOS 8.3.

Updated my watch last night to 8.3, set it on my 3rd party charger this morning, came back after an hour and it had gained maybe 2%?
Tried the same thing with my spouse’s watch and her 3rd party charger with the same result.
Put them on the official charger, zoom, done charging in no time. Argh!


Reddit: WatchOS 8.3 Killed 3rd Party Charger?

Reference: Some Apple Watch Users Experiencing Charging Issues After Updating to watchOS 8.3