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How Android Doze Works, And How To Tweak It To Save Your Battery

Your smartphone does so much that it feels impossible to get through the day on a full charge. It doesn’t have to be that way, though. Android’s Doze feature, introduced in Marshmallow and refined in Nougat, keeps battery drain low when you’re not using your phone. Here’s how it works,…

Google Fixes 6 Month Old Android Marshmallow Memory Leak

Google Fixes 6 Month Old Android Marshmallow Memory Leak

It’s a cycle we’re familiar with. You update your phone to the latest version of iOS and Android and suddenly your once-agile device is somehow running slower. It can be hard to tell if it’s just your mind playing tricks or something is actually amiss, but for Android 6.0 users…