Yesterday we reported that according to a former Apple Genius Bar technician, Scotty Loveless, it was found that quitting your apps by “killing” it via the multitask screen might actually lead to a bigger battery drain instead of the opposite. Now according to Loveless, it seems that there is another culprit that adds to the iPhone battery drain and it is none other than everyone’s favorite social networking app, Facebook.
Yup, you heard that right, if you’re the type of person who checks their Facebook all day, there is a good chance you will be draining your phone’s battery faster than you might think. That’s pretty obvious we guess since using any app constantly throughout the day can cause battery drain. However it turns out that Facebook’s features and ambitions are what’s draining your phone’s battery even faster. (more…)