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GPS, wake lock/battery drain and digitizer issues
This is a loaded question/issue I have been having so I will try to make this as brief yet as detailed as possible (EDIT - this proved harder to do than I originally anticipated).
I apologize in advance, first I will post a quick list before I go into detail.
Quick Glance issues
1. GPS turns itself on randomly - Android System kills my battery - despite Location Services turned off
2. CacheUpdateService under Google Services wakelock taking up 96% of sleep time
3. Mild digitizer weirdness.
First issue - GPS
I have recently turned Location Settings OFF completely and today I was hit with a number of huge wtf moments. My GPS is turning itself on randomly, it happened once this morning while it was in my pocket, the only app I had run was Maps for the bus times, I close all my apps when I'm done with them before I put it back in my pocket. I turned GPS off and then not two minutes later it was back on! After work this morning I pulled my phone out while on the bus and while I was in the Facebook app I saw GPS turn itself on. This happened at least 5 more times today, while I was on a call it turned on, I turned it off only for it to turn on again as I was hanging up! It happened three more times while typing a post on another site's forum, couldn't have been more than a few minutes in between each instance. This has obviously effected my battery heavily - my battery stats report that Android Services eating almost 60% of my battery! The best part is it tells me to manually turn on and off GPS which is what I have been doing this whole time anyway!
Second - wake lock and other battery drain.
I have noticed a service on my phone titled "CacheUpdateService" under Google Services which has been preventing my phone from sleep (reporting 96% Awake time!) with a total of 10.5 hours on while only "waking locking" a total of 6 times.
Andorid System - 58% on battery with GPS time of almost 12 hours
Google Services - only 7% on battery but total keep awake of 10.5 hours
Also, somehow the GPS reports almost an hour increase in battery usage despite only a half an hour passing by in between the times I checked (check out the time in the screenshots).
Lastly - Digitizer issues.
Since day one I had a mild issue where the digitizer would bug out and typing/navigating became sporadic and impossible, swype would type out full, random words with one stroke and regular tpying rendered words coming out like tttthhhhhhhiiiisss. Locking and unlocking the phone fixes the issue temporarily. This has only happened a few times in the week and a half I have owned the phone, however it happened today twice (never happened twice in one day before). It doesnt seem to be app related, however it mostly happens in the stock messaging app. Also possibly related to this issue has been the issue with LG Keyboard crashing while typing. This also doesnt seem to be app related but again it mostly happens in the stock messaging app, however it has also happened in chrome. When it crashes a system message pops up telling me LG Keyboard has crashed, of course in the middle of text input, forcing me to close the app in order to get my keyboard app (possibly related, LG Keyboard shows in battery usage killing 2% of overall battery usage).
I have two battery management apps, Snapdragon Battery Guru and Wakelock Detector (WLD).
Prior to today Battery Guru worked pretty slick and seemed to improve overall battery longevity.
If anyone has any insight at all into what could possibly be turning on my GPS with Location Services OFF I would be greatly appreciative.
If anyone has any recommendations as to fix any of these issues I also would be greatly appreciative - at this point I'm thinking of factory restoring to see what happens.
I will post the screenshots a soon as my phone decides it wants to send the email to myself on my computer.
Again sorry for the obscene amount of text, but I really have no idea what to do nor do I know who to ask. I thank you in advance.