Apple Working On Location-Aware Battery Management For iPhone

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http://techcrunch.com – Apple has been tinkering with ways to make the iPhone better at managing battery life intelligently based on usage pattern, a new patent filing published by the USPTO today (spotted by AppleInsider) reveals. The application describes a system that learns your habits, evaluates how much power is needed between your usual charges and does everything it can to keep the phone running when you’re away from power sources. The invention involves using location data combined with the kind of activity that a user is actually engaging in with their smartphone to give a more complete picture of whe (IT news)