No one is disputing the brilliance of touchscreen technology, especially on the iPhone, but it can be problematic when you are in colder climes and need to wear gloves. Using a touchscreen is very difficult with ordinary gloves - you need something extraordinary. You need the best iPhone gloves.
The famous ChatGPT application for Apple Watch, Petey, became available for iPhone a couple of months ago.
In the grand scheme of things, Batterygate may be just a blip on Apple's radar, a $500 million hiccup for a company worth trillions.