Leaving a smartphone on efficiency mode to maximize the battery may allow for longer time between charges, but it could also impair the user's experience, Staymobile technician Brad Nichols says. Smartphone owners should also avoid using off-brand chargers, which can damage the phone's charger port or battery by supplying the wrong voltage, Nichols said.
Apple has rolled out a 9.7-inch iPad with a price tag of $329, the lowest cost for an iPad in the company's line. Special edition red iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus were introduced in an effort to raise money for HIV and AIDS research as part of its partnership with the organization (RED).
A team of Rice University and Indian Institute of Science researchers recommends crushing electronic waste into nanodust for recycling, allowing components to be separated more easily. A low-temperature cryo-mill can be used to crush the electronic materials into tiny particles, said Chandra Sekhar Tiwary, a postdoctoral researcher at Rice and a researcher at the Indian Institute of Science.
Loyalty programs tend to be effective, with members generating more revenue growth than non-members. But there's significant room for improvement, and Rieva Lesonsky reviews six loyalty program features that can deliver superior results.
Longer work hours, increased stress and low pay raises are creating an employee-burnout crisis, according to a recent study. Employers can ease burnout, which accounts for as much as 50% of attrition, by implementing flexible schedules, encouraging employees to take vacations and promoting wellness.
Growing an established business can be a tough proposition, so entrepreneurs should consider buying other companies when it makes sense to do so, writes Burley Consulting principal John Burley. "[T]he opportunity can be huge, and when done right, it's worth it," he writes.
AUVSI, the unmanned vehicle/drone association, and The Branding Network announced the addition of Wireless Repair Roundup at XPONENTIAL Dallas, Texas, on May 8, 2017. Wireless Repair Roundup provides key strategies for creating exceptional customer experiences and prepares retailers for growth. Find out more.