The OP was talking about planets, right?
Or Honey Boo-Boo in August.
So thanks for the enlightenment.
Indeed they do. If the charger says "I can supply 1.5A" but due to thin wires in the long, cheap cable that results in a significant voltage drop the device backs down to a lower level.
This is why I build my own USB leads using #00 welding cable.
Meanwhile, on planet Earth...
This info (I mean the 70% of it that is kept with the correct customer) will be hacked within two months. And buried deep within the 1-point EULA you have to agree to is permission to share all this information with every health insurer - especially your current one. In fact, the order will be: first your rates go through the roof, *then* word is passed along to you by the snail-est of mail that they found something in your tests.
And evoking Reagan 's speech writer, how the hell would you verify anyway?
Apple. Steal Different.