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and while they don't update chips, they could just allow the user to give their batteries to see the content if they choose to. So condescending to limit user agency like that.

99.9% of users wouldn't know why their phone battery is dying more quickly. They'd just complain that the latest update (or whatever) made their phone worse.

I guess they could have some sort of pop up saying "The website you're visiting is using a technology that uses more power on your phone" but that seems like a pretty crappy compromise.

everyone feels their phone getting hot when the battery has a high drain for long and will quickly associate to a site.

thinking users are dumb is just gate keeping by oh-so-clever-engineers

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