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Facebook app for iOS draining your battery? You’re not alone. Facebook has been under scrutiny for a while now but more so again today as more data comes to light around why its app consumes a disproportionate amount of battery life. A great opinion article is located at https://www.macstories.net/linked/the-background-data-and-battery-usage-of-facebooks-ios-app/ for your reading pleasure. Hopefully the shady practices from Facebook will be stopped soon out of respect for its users.

Source Title: The Background Data and Battery Usage of Facebook’s iOS App “Nick Heer, commenting on Facebook’s battery usage on iOS in response to a piece by Matt Galligan: Make no mistake: this is user-hostile. Facebook is actively creating channels to continue refreshing their app in the background when the…

Dell announced today that they have bought out (a large enterprise data storage provider) EMC for the largest buyout in technology company history… a very cool $67 billion!

Source Title: Dell’s $67 billion EMC deal transforms it into an enterprise giant “Dell has announced that it will buy data storage company EMC for $67 billion. The deal is the largest ever in the history of the tech industry, reports The Financial Times, with EMC agreeing to a…” Source…

If you received a suspicious Windows update in the queue from Microsoft, it was all part of a test that was meant to be internal to them but went awry. It has not been compromised as was the first impressions until Microsoft publicly addressed them.

Source Title: Nerves rattled by highly suspicious Windows Update delivered worldwide [Updated] | Ars Technica “Strange payload raised concerns that Windows Update has been hacked.” Source Link: http://trib.al/aZWGG35 This is an auto-generated post from our Facebook page. Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/ddtechsolutions. Date: October 01, 2015 at 07:55AM

Google’s Nexus 6P phone has been announced. Here’s the details.

Source Title: Google Nexus 6P announced “On stage in San Francisco this morning, Google unveiled the Nexus 6P, a new version of its Nexus 6 smartphone with a slightly smaller 5.7-inch display and a completely new design.” Source Link: http://www.theverge.com/2015/9/29/9410551/google-nexus-6p-announced-size-price-release-date This is an auto-generated post from our Facebook page. Like…

Tomorrow, OS X 10.11 El Capitan will be released by Apple for compatible Macs. The thorough review of the latest update to OS X is done by Ars and is located at the included link. I’ve been a part of the beta testing since June and it was definitely a small but notable improvement. Even the betas were so solid they didn’t feel like a typical beta at all, you can rest assured that the latest update is rock solid and is a welcome update.

Source Title: OS X 10.11 El Capitan: The Ars Technica Review “Apple brings refinement and under-the-hood changes to Yosemite’s new design.” Source Link: http://trib.al/pkmnbrF This is an auto-generated post from our Facebook page. Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/ddtechsolutions. Date: September 29, 2015 at 06:56PM

Ccleaner was updated recently to v5.10. If you have a Windows PC, you’ll likely get a lot of benefit from running Ccleaner effectively to keep it in tip-top shape.

Source Title: Piriform News – CCleaner v5.10 “Piriform – Authors of the hugely popular software CCleaner, Defraggler, Recuva and Speccy.” Source Link: http://bit.ly/1Kx8ANJ This is an auto-generated post from our Facebook page. Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/ddtechsolutions. Date: September 24, 2015 at 07:39AM