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Apple: iPhone 6S battery life won’t suffer due to different A9 chips

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Apple: iPhone 6S battery life won’t suffer due to different A9 chips

While the new iPhones carry new A9 processors, there’s been increasing concern over the last few days regarding the phones’ battery performance due to the chip being sourced from two different companies, TSMC and Samsung.

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Apple named ‘world’s most valuable brand’ for third year running

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Apple named ‘world’s most valuable brand’ for third year running

According to brand consultant Interbrand’s Best Global Brands report, Apple’s brand worth has been valued at $170.3 billion, a 43 percent increase from last year, where Apple has managed to retain the top spot since 2013.

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Android Marshmallow launch: Top 5 features of Google’s new OS

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Android Marshmallow launch: Top 5 features of Google’s new OS

When the sixth-gen Android mobile OS, Android M to be precise, launches along with a set of brand new Nexus phones later today, you may wonder if it’ll really be as good as iOS 9 turned out to be with iPhone 6s and 6s Plus.

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Samsung expands chipset business to support progress over competition

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Samsung expands chipset business to support progress over competition

Samsung is trying to expand its influence in the chipset industry by expanding to California and targeting an expansion in logic chips to complement memory chips. According to Kim Ki Nam, head of Samsung’s logic chip business, the tech giant will try to sell more chipsets to other companies rather than prioritize its own, which basically means that they’re going to focus on technological advancements rather than be more competitive.

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APPLE IS GOING TO BREAK IPHONE SALES RECORDS THIS WEEKEND, SAYS FOURSQUARE

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APPLE IS GOING TO BREAK IPHONE SALES RECORDS THIS WEEKEND, SAYS FOURSQUARE

Foursquare, which has gotten out of the check-in business (well at least they’ve put it off to the side) and focused more on local recommendations, has a lot of location data at its disposal.

And it recently used said data to make a prediction about this weekend’s iPhone 6s mania.

According to Foursquare, Apple will sell between 13 and 15 million new iPhones this weekend. That would be a record for the company.

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New Tool Can Improve Android Battery Life by Killing Background Apps

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New Tool Can Improve Android Battery Life by Killing Background Apps

Apps running in the background, even when your Android device is asleep, manage to sip a substantial amount of battery juice, as per researchers at Purdue University and Intel who have developed a tool to combat the problem. Called Hush, the tool could reduce the energy drain by about 16 percent.

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