Ask Asa: Extending Your Cell Phone Battery

The iPhone. (credit: Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images)

The iPhone. (credit: Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – It happens all the time, you pull out your cell phone to make a call and the battery is dead, but there are ways to avoid running out of power so quickly.

CBS 2’s Consumer Reporter Asa Aarons explains how.

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