Apple Customer Sues Over iPhone 3G Glitches

Service nowhere close to what's advertised, complaint alleges
By Dustin Lushing,  Newser Staff
Posted Aug 21, 2008 1:40 PM CDT
The Apple iPhone 3G hasn't come close to living up to claims made in its advertising barrage about faster, better service, a customer lawsuit charges.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – An Alabama woman is suing Apple after purchasing the new iPhone 3G, alleging the gizmo does not nearly live it to its hype—plagued by problems like slow email and text-messaging, excessive dropped calls, and the inability to connect to AT&T’s 3G network. Her complaints are echoed across the Internet, Ars Technica notes.