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Snapdragon BatteryGuru (Beta): is better battery life really just an app install away?

Snapdragon BatteryGuru (Beta): is better battery life really just an app install away?

Andrew Martonik 23

Qualcomm has seemingly out of nowhere released Snapdragon BatteryGuru, an app to help users with devices that have Snapdragon processors make the most out of their batteries. The app has some pretty lofty promises, and with support from the same manufacturer as your processor you'd hope that it would be able to help with battery life a notable amount. So can Snapdragon BatteryGuru solve...

Liquipel announces new turnkey retail solution, partnership with JayBird for moisture-resistant headphones

Liquipel announces new turnkey retail solution, partnership with JayBird for moisture-resistant headphones

Jerry Hildenbrand 6

Earlier we told you how Liquipel was expanding their operations to serve more customers around the world, and now we have some more news from the company. Today they announced a new turn-key station that business can use to coat phones on the spot in any retail space. In addition, they have announced their partnership with JayBird to offer Bluetooth headphones coated with the water...

Liquipel announces new licensees, will offer their water resistant coating worldwide

Liquipel announces new licensees, will offer their water resistant coating worldwide

Jerry Hildenbrand 6

Liquipel kicks off their presence at Mobile World Congress 2013 with the announcement that they have expanded things, and with new licensees they will be able to offer their water-resistance services around the world. New license holders in Japan, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Russia, Uzbekistan, Turkey, Namibia and South Africa will expand the use of the Liquipel in 2013...