Moto 360 Battery Life Improved with New Update

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The Moto 360 smartwatch has been available for a few weeks now, but many users have been complaining about battery life. However, a new update recently arrived to fix many problems for owners and prospective buyers. Earlier this month after weeks and weeks of waiting the new Moto 360 smartwatch was finally released for eager […]

5 Best Galaxy S5 Battery Cases

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When it comes to buying a case for your Samsung Galaxy S5 the options are almost unlimited. Every case manufacturer around seems to be offering an option for the popular flagship phone, but there are a few unique cases that can help you get better battery life while also protecting your new phone. The Galaxy […]

iPhone 6 Battery Life May Rely Heavily on iOS 8

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The iPhone 6 may lean heavily on iOS 8 to deliver better battery life in a big screen iPhone this fall. A new report claims the iPhone 6 battery will feature a slight boost in capacity, but a larger screen and thinner design could limit the overall iPhone 6 battery life. Apple plans a 14-20% […]

How to Show Battery Percent on iPhone & iPad

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This guide will show you how to add the battery percent on the iPhone or iPad so that you can see exactly how much battery life you have left. For users that constantly need to recharge or who use a battery case this information is important because there are optimal times to charge the iPhone […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Extended Battery Promises Days of Power

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A new Samsung Galaxy S5 extended battery delivers nearly three times the capacity of the stock battery so that the phone can last for days without charging. This is not the official Samsung Galaxy S5 extended battery, but it is available today and it does offer a lot of power. The biggest downside is that […]

Best Ways to Charge a MacBook: 5 Tips & Tricks

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You may know of some different tips and tricks on how to get the best battery life out of your MacBook Pro or MacBook Air, but what about keeping the battery itself healthy and lasting a long time? Batteries don’t last forever, and their quality degrades over time, to the point where it may even […]

How to Get Better Galaxy S5 Battery Life With Ultra Power Saving Mode

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These days smartphones like the Samsung Galaxy S5 have huge screens, faster processors for apps and gaming, and continue to be packed full of features. One thing we constantly hear concerns about though, is how that all affects battery life. The brand new Samsung Galaxy S5 has been available for less than a month, but […]

Your iPhone Won’t Run out of Power with These 12 Awesome Gadgets

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While on the go, one thing can take down even the most experienced iPhone 5 or iPhone 5s users, a drained battery. We looked around for some great tools to charge your iPhone. We’ve got devices that will keep users going with some extra juice or an easy method of recharging even when it’s not […]

New HTC One Details and Battery Specs Revealed Ahead of Launch

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The successor to the popular HTC One last year, which will be known as the All New HTC One, has been detailed once again this week with another leak revealing the final few details we still didn’t know. The new HTC One (codenamed HTC M8) has leaked more times than any phone we can remember […]

How to Get Better MacBook Battery Life

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Back in October, Apple launched refreshed MacBook Pros that boast nine hours of battery life thanks to the inclusion of the latest Intel Haswell chips, compared to 7 hours of the previous generation. MacBook Airs get even better battery life thanks to the slight-slower internals that require less power. However, while nine hours for the […]

Wireless Charging and the Sun to Power Apple’s Rumored iWatch

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In recent years, we’ve seen advancements in mobile processors, displays, and cameras on smartphones, but the common constraint that many mobile devices still faces is power consumption. So far, there hasn’t been tremendous improvements to battery technology or design, and that may be where the holy grail of mobile computing will lead manufacturers like Apple […]

Your Next Smartphone is a French Fry Away From Longer Lasting Batteries

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That sugar rush  you get when you eat sweet foods can also give your favorite gadgets a major power boost as well it turns out. Researchers are Virginia Tech University are expecting that batteries made from sugary foods–including potatoes–will hit the market within three years. These batteries will not only be safer, more eco-friendly, but […]

Android Software Can Give You 50 Percent More Battery Life on Phones

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One of the reasons that some of Samsung’s phones recent years have been getting spectacular battery life is due to the Galaxy-maker’s partnership with software company LucidLogix. LucidLogix’s PowerXtend software, which is installed at a l0w-level on a phone by Samsung, helps devices achieve up to fifty percent better battery life. This means that a […]

EnerPlex Jumpr Slate Packs Big Battery in a Thin Package

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Most external battery packs are fairly bulky, especially the ones that cram in five-digit milliamp hours. However, EnerPlex wants to change that by offering a 10,000 mAh battery pack that’s only 6.7mm thin, with the battery spread out over a large surface area, making it a better fit for a backpack or a binder. Speaking […]

10 Great Samsung Galaxy S4 Stocking Stuffers

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The holiday season and Christmas shopping can be stressful for some, especially when you’re shopping for a family member that is the “techie” of the group or that has everything already. Since the Samsung Galaxy S4 is one of the most popular smartphones on the planet, owned by millions, a few stocking stuffer ideas specific […]

How to Add Battery Percentage on Android 4.4 KitKat

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With battery life being one of the most important aspects of a smartphone, many owners would like a better visual indicator than the old school and somewhat inaccurate battery status meter available on most smartphones. For those running Google’s latest OS, you can finally do exactly that. There’s plenty of apps readily available to give […]

Duracell Powermat GoPower Review

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Duracell Powermat’s GoPower is an external battery pack that can work as a standalone solution to charge any of your USB-powered gadgets or one that integrates with a PowerSnap Kit. The GoPower is available in three different configurations, depending on how much added power you’ll need on the road. At the basic, a GoPower Day […]

How to Improve Nexus 5 Battery Life

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The recently released Nexus 5 by Google and LG is the best Nexus smartphone to date, and one of the better Android options available today. Being the first Nexus with a full 1080p HD display, 4G LTE, and then adding a powerful quad-core processor could have many worried about battery life. Especially considering there’s only […]

iPhone 5s Battery Issues? Apple Will Contact You. Here’s How

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Does your new iPhone 5s not hold a charge the way you think it should? Does it take forever to charge? Will it charge at all? A couple of days ago we posted that Apple confirmed that some new Apple 5s smartphones do have “manufacturing issues” affecting battery life. It was stressed that these iPhone […]