Battery drain

11.25.11
Researchers put smartphones on a power diet, drastically improve battery life
11.25.11

Researchers put smartphones on a power diet, drastically improve battery life

Nokia's Asha handsets already use browser compression to reduce data costs and power consumption...

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07.04.11
SleepWell forces WiFi to wait its turn, keeps gadgets well-rested (update)
07.04.11

SleepWell forces WiFi to wait its turn, keeps gadgets well-rested (update)

Ever feel like your WiFi devices' battery-lives are better off when not surrounded by peers and pass...

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03.25.10
Sony's VAIO CW draining the battery while asleep?
03.25.10

Sony's VAIO CW draining the battery while asleep?

Thinking of picking up a VAIO CW over the weekend? You might want to hold those horses just a bit,...

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02.02.10
Microsoft says it's looking into laptop battery issues with Windows 7
02.02.10

Microsoft says it's looking into laptop battery issues with Windows 7

We've already seen some evidence that suggests Windows 7 puts a particularly hard drain on at least...

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12.14.08
MacBook Pro tip: resetting SMC saved my day
12.14.08

MacBook Pro tip: resetting SMC saved my day

Here's a timely tip if the battery on your Intel based Mac laptop seems to be operating at less than...

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