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Apple and Samsung were fined by Italian authorities for “planned obsolescence” in slowing down smartphones, the BBC reported.

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Apple was fined nearly $11.4 million (10 million euros), while Samsung was hit with a $5.7 million fine (5 million euros), The Guardian reported.

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