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The new MacBook Pro is plagued by battery problems
The new MacBook Pro is plagued by battery problems
Apple latest and greatest laptop, the new MacBook Pro, is obviously lighter and more powerful than ever but there might be some caveats you ...... 23 Dec 2016 - 1 comment
Apple confirms manufacturing defect causes battery drain in some handsets
Apple confirms manufacturing defect causes battery drain in some handsets
Apple has confirmed today that some iPhone 5S handsets were hit by a manufacturing defect that causes the battery to drain much quicker than it should. ...... 31 Oct 2013 - 5 comments
New Intel Haswell chips to offer 50 percent better battery life for notebooks than Ivy Bridge
New Intel Haswell chips to offer 50 percent better battery life for notebooks than Ivy Bridge
Intel is preparing to launch their new power-efficient Core processors, codenamed Haswell, next month. The highly-anticipated processors ...... 25 May 2013
Sharp: New IGZO displays increase battery life by 300 percent
Sharp: New IGZO displays increase battery life by 300 percent
Sharp has said today that their new IGZO display tech will lead to triple the battery life in smartphones and tablets, as well as offer better ...... 24 Oct 2012 - 3 comments
Windows 8 adds improved power management to optimize tablet battery life
Windows 8 adds improved power management to optimize tablet battery life
In the latest update to the Building Windows 8 blog, Pat Stemen, who heads the Windows Kernel team, talks about improvements in the next version ...... 09 Nov 2011 - 2 comments
iOS beta to fix battery problems is out
iOS beta to fix battery problems is out
Apple has released a beta of iOS 5.0.1 to developers which to addresses the battery life problems experienced by some iPhone owners. Yesterday ...... 03 Nov 2011 - 1 comment
PlayStation Vita has bad battery life, will reach Japan in December
PlayStation Vita has bad battery life, will reach Japan in December
Sony has said today that their highly-anticipated PlayStation Vita handheld will hit Japan on December 17th. For 3G connectivity, Sony has ...... 14 Sep 2011 - 21 comments
     

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