How to know when your phone battery needs replacing

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Most gadgets these days aren’t easily fixable; they’re black boxes that manufacturers expect you’ll return to their centres for repair or replacement, even for something as simple as a worn out battery. For the lucky owners of smartphones that do have a removable and replaceable batteries, a question emerges: how do I know when it’s time to replace the battery with a new one?

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5 battery saving tips for Pokémon Go players

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Pokémon Go is out! The augmented reality catch-’em-all is tons of fun and has sparked all sorts of interesting headlines, but it’s also taken a toll… on smartphone batteries. You have to keep the app open to catch Pokémon, and the combination of continuous camera and GPS use can really tank your battery. Here are five tips to keep you out there longer!

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