Purdue News: AI tool automatically reveals how to write apps that drain less battery

Purdue News: AI tool automatically reveals how to write apps that drain less battery. “Purdue University researchers have created a new tool, called ‘DiffProf,’ that uses artificial intelligence to automatically decide for the developer if a feature should be improved to drain less battery and how to make that improvement.”

Lifehacker: How to Maximize Battery Life and Minimize Data Usage When Traveling

Lifehacker: How to Maximize Battery Life and Minimize Data Usage When Traveling. “It’s summertime and wanderlust is coming for us all. It’s important that you get out there and see the world, but it’s equally important that your phone is as ready for your travels as you are. After you’ve thrown a dart on the map and purchased your plane ticket, try these tips to make sure you’re not burning through your smartphone’s battery—or data plan—while away.”

Neowin: Ingenious hack uses battery consumption to figure out what you’re doing on your phone

Neowin: Ingenious hack uses battery consumption to figure out what you’re doing on your phone . “The joint product of researchers at UT Texas, the Hebrew University, and Technion, a new paper aimed at considering smartphone security details a potentially devastating hack that would allow an attacker to use your battery as a ‘snitch’.”