March 19, 2012

Free, Ad-Supported Mobile Apps Are Killing Your Battery

Via Scoop.itMobile Money


Filed under “you get what you pay for”: Researchers at Microsoft tested the energy consumption of various apps on Android and Windows Phone (iOS restrictions kept them from testing the iPhone) and found that up to 75% of an app’s energy use goes to…


Via lifehacker.com

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