Originally Posted by artbatista
Feels like an ios critter.....
You can safely file it among iOS bugs. There's no logical reason for iOS to be doing this -- it's not in order to save battery life, because if I set brightness to 25%, iOS will put it right back up to around 68%. It's a straightforward disregard of the user's preference, so I hope many software developers will complain to Apple about it, so that this behaviour disappears in future iOS versions.