battery life

Here’s how to maximize battery life on the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus

Here’s how to maximize battery life on the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus

While the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus have decent batteries, sometimes they don't make it through the entire day. If you're a Galaxy S9 power user, here are a few tips and tricks to help you
Battery battle: Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs. iPhone X, Pixel 2 XL, and more

Battery battle: Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs. iPhone X, Pixel 2 XL, and more

David Cogen of TheUnlockr put six of the best phones to the test to see which one has the longest-lasting battery. How will the Samsung Galaxy S9 stack up against its competition, including the iPhone

Huawei P20 Pro wins battery drain test, Galaxy S9+ fares well

So it’s nearing the middle of the year and we have a number of flagship phones now out in the market. As per usual, battery life is still an issue, so it is quite imperative for consumers to know

Galaxy S9 behind other premium phones in battery life, Snapdragon variant is better

Those of you who just recently paid a good amount of your savings to buy Samsung’s new flagship, the Galaxy S9, might want to avert your eyes from this news article. According to a report originating
Track Your Smartphone Usage and Waste Less Battery Life With This Android App

Track Your Smartphone Usage and Waste Less Battery Life With This Android App

I already know I’m addicted to my smartphone, and if you’ve ever absentmindedly reached into your pocket and switched on the screen without realizing it, you’re probably just as hooked as I am. These

HOW TO: Conserving your phone’s battery life in 2018

It’s probably best to start by railing against the Android gods. “It’s 2018 and battery life is still a problem. What’s up with that?!?” *shakes fist at sky* And while this may not be that big of a
How to Keep Your Devices’ Batteries Alive As Long As Possible

How to Keep Your Devices’ Batteries Alive As Long As Possible

Love them or hate them, batteries power everything you hold dear, or at least everything inside your phone. You might have a brand new iPhone with a fully charged battery or a dying iPhone 6, whose
Die With Me is a chat app for sharing your phone’s last gasp

Die With Me is a chat app for sharing your phone’s last gasp

Die With Me is a (paid) app that can only be used for chatting when your phone (and your interlocutors’ phones) are at 5% or less battery left…
Turn Off iPhone Slowdown Feature With iOS 11.3 This Spring

Turn Off iPhone Slowdown Feature With iOS 11.3 This Spring

Apple's iOS 11.3 update, arriving this spring, will give iPhone owners a full breakdown of their device's battery health, as well as new features for Messages and Health and four new Animoji.
Turn Off iPhone Slowdown Feature With iOS 11.3 This Spring

Turn Off iPhone Slowdown Feature With iOS 11.3 This Spring

Apple's iOS 11.3 update, arriving this spring, will give iPhone owners a full breakdown of their device's battery health, as well as new features for Messages and Health and four new Animoji.
iOS 11’s Next Update Lets You Control Your iPhone’s Battery Life, But You Probably Shouldn’t

iOS 11’s Next Update Lets You Control Your iPhone’s Battery Life, But You Probably Shouldn’t

Apple’s upcoming iOS 11.3 update is bringing a few improvements to its augmented reality software, some new animoji, and, luckily, more granular control over your iPhone’s performance. You’ll be able
Apple announces iOS 11.3 update with fix for iPhone throttling

Apple announces iOS 11.3 update with fix for iPhone throttling

Apple just announced iOS 11.3 (available in beta today and public release this spring) with a boatload of new features worth getting excited about. The most notable update is the addition of a
South Korea, Italy also calling out Apple for slowing iPhones

South Korea, Italy also calling out Apple for slowing iPhones

Apple continues to get into hot water over a power management feature that throttles performance on older iPhones to avoid unexpected battery shutdowns.
Charging Your Phone Overnight: Battery Myths Debunked

Charging Your Phone Overnight: Battery Myths Debunked

Is it bad -- or even dangerous -- to leave a smartphone plugged in as you sleep? The answer is complicated, as are many things regarding batteries.
Charging Your Phone Overnight: Battery Myths Debunked

Charging Your Phone Overnight: Battery Myths Debunked

Is it bad -- or even dangerous -- to leave a smartphone plugged in as you sleep? The answer is complicated, as are many things regarding batteries.
How to Extinguish a Battery Fire

How to Extinguish a Battery Fire

After the explosion of an iPhone inside an Apple Store, resulting in a few minor injuries, you might be wondering “Oh shit, how do I stop my smartphone/laptop/robot dog from burning my house down?”
Free advice: Turn your phone's damn battery percentage off

Free advice: Turn your phone's damn battery percentage off

Attention is a kind of love. Except when it's directed toward your iPhone and its unending series of notifications, at which point, if you're anything like me, is nothing more than a specific kind of
How to Replace Your iPhone 6 Plus Battery Without Apple's Help

How to Replace Your iPhone 6 Plus Battery Without Apple's Help

If you’re still using an iPhone 6 Plus, chances are your battery life is pretty terrible. The lithium batteries that power almost all our technology wear down over time, leaving most people with three
Use This Temporary Fix for the Galaxy Note 8’s Battery Bug

Use This Temporary Fix for the Galaxy Note 8’s Battery Bug

In late December, Galaxy Note 8 owners started to report a bizarre issue with the phone’s battery. If the power dropped too low it couldn’t be recharged, making it impossible to use the device at all
Apple's Battery Apology Could Be Its Most Important Ever

Apple's Battery Apology Could Be Its Most Important Ever

It may be the most far-reaching apology Apple has had to make, and it could change the way the company does business.