“This sounds like it will all work great, but now I have a new phone, two new cables, and one new charging brick, but I didn’t get a charging brick with the iPhone because that was supposed to help reduce waste?”
— Matt Birchler, rightfully mocking the hypocrisy of Apple with regard to their power bricks.
Look, as I said before, I’m sure Apple does care about the environmental impact here. But I don’t believe it’s the first or even second or even third reason why they made this change, right now. Actions, such as the ones Birchler and others are mocking, truly speak louder than words here.