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Smartphone Battery Drains a Lot Even with Dark Screen

June 25th, 2015

Episode 280 of 600 episodes

Background app updates, cell tower pings and other hidden activity accounts for almost half the battery drain on Android phones. Christopher Intagliata reports

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