Other stories about smartphone battery

One app you should stop if your iPhone keeps dying

Between social media, GPS, streaming video and all the other things you use your iPhone for, you might notice your battery draining very quickly....
Tips March 20, 2019

Kim's Opinion: Smartphone batteries are a killjoy

The weak link in a smartphone? Not bad apps, or a cable that won't charge, or a broken screen. It's the battery. It's always...
Columns September 19, 2018

Charge your iPhone faster

As you’re about to step out the door, you get that dreaded low battery alert on your phone. You know you need to leave,...
Tips September 10, 2018

What you can do when your Android battery is draining

We love our phones, Android and otherwise, so it’s inevitable we push the batteries to their limits. Especially in moments when we’re lost, so...
Tips August 7, 2018

iPhone bursts into flames by owner's bedside

If you own an iPhone, you need to read this. Another exploding phone has been reported, and the owner described it "like fireworks." Was...
Happening Now February 5, 2017

Don't make this huge mistake when charging your phone

Charging your phone seems simple enough, but making this critical mistake can actually cut down your battery life. Trust me, this charging secret is...
Happening Now September 2, 2016

Are your bad habits ruining your smartphone's battery?

Your daily routine might be killing your battery life, and you probably don't realize it. These three things you thought were OK are actually...
Happening Now August 22, 2016