Android will be getting smarter about managing power with Android M. One of the main features that they were talking up this morning at Google I/O was “Doze.”
What Doze will do is recognize based on the movement of your device whether it is stationary and based on that information will “exponentially back off background ... Read More »
If a recent leak on the Motorola Droid Turbo is to be believed, the device might just turn out to be the everlasting smartphone you’ve been dreaming of.
According to a photo uploaded on the Chinese site TaoBao, Motorola has made a battery under the model number “EQ40″ with a capacity of 3900 ... Read More »
It seems that everyone has a scheme for keeping your devices alive a little longer this fall. And given both our massive dependence on these devices as well as the addition of ever more gadgets to our daily carry list, this is an area that needs attention. We saw Motorola announce their Power Pack ... Read More »
Researchers from Stanford University have unlocked a potentially game-changing discovery in the world of batteries: stable lithium anodes. As smartphones continue to advance, batteries remain woefully behind. Thus, larger batteries are simply added to every new smartphone. But this latest news brings a new hope for batteries by transforming a traditional lithium-ion ... Read More »
Without a battery, a phone is nothing. It’s unable to perform any task. Unless, of course, you’re planning to use your phone as a hammer. But anything that requires the phone’s internals to actually work is a no-go, which means that the battery is of great importance on a smartphone. Too often we see high-end ... Read More »
Revenue and profits weren’t the only thing discussed during Google’s Q4 earnings call. Google executives touched on everything from the success of their core services and the evolution of search, to the future of Motorola hardware, to the high prioritization of sorting out the Nexus 4′s availability problems.
Speaking on the Nexus 4, Google CEO ... Read More »
Talk time up to 21 hours. Watch movies 2.5x longer than you can on Samsung Galaxy Nexus. Browse 93% longer than you can on the HTC Rezound.
This week Motorola is releasing a series of videos to show how the RAZR MAXX is besting the competition. They placed the RAZR MAXX against the iPhone 4S and LG Spectrum ... Read More »
Android software updates remind us of the NBA draft lottery system. You think a handful of teams have a good shot at winning the 1st round draft pick, but the results often surprise you.
When you hear that devices being upgraded from Android 2.x to Android 4.0.x are receiving a 66% performance boost ... Read More »
There’s no question that the DROID RAZR MAXX is for all intents and purposes merely a DROID RAZR with a big ‘ol battery crammed into a slightly embiggened frame. So what then is the big deal and why does it warrant its own review?
Everyone knows that the single biggest complaint ... Read More »
We have seen it and touched it at CES. The Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx is just another RAZR, albeit with a larger battery, and a bit of a thicker body. But Motorola is hitting a rather large market with this improved RAZR. Pretty much all of us complain about battery life, and ... Read More »