Back­ground App Re­fresh

Mac|Life - - FEATURE -

Go to Set­tings > Gen­eral > Back­ground App Re­fresh. This con­trols which apps can pull data from the in­ter­net even when the app isn’t vis­i­ble. You can turn it all off with the top op­tion, or just stop cer­tain apps. Do­ing this will curb the en­ergy use of apps as an al­ter­na­tive to unin­stalling them, though in some cases their en­ergy use will be due to GPS — which we’ll look at over­leaf...

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