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How To Charge Your Phone Faster

07/29/2015, Your phone is your most important asset when you are outside, but only if it is powered On. You never know when you may get a deadline of 30 minutes before going outside for the best night ever, and your phone displays “Low Battery”. Fortunately, and...

Energizer Recreates London’s Tower Bridge With Batteries

07/22/2015, Energizer has come up with something that is certainly a sight to behold – that is, a 2-tonne replica of the world famous Tower Bridge over in London. Of course, the folks over at Energizer have eschewed the “traditional” method of doing things,...

Samsung Working On New Batteries

06/29/2015, Earlier today, we did hear about how the folks over at LG are working on a new kind of hexagonal battery technology for smartwatches, and this time around, we have received word that Samsung, too, are interested in churning out new batteries for mobile...

LG Works On New Hexagonal Battery For Smartwatches

06/29/2015, If there is one particular issue that modern day mobile devices have to grapple with, it would be that of battery life – there is simply way too many functions that eat into a device’s battery life too soon. Remember the good old days where old...

What Is Qualcomm Quick Charge + How It (Really) Works

06/18/2015, With very slow (but somewhat steady) battery capacity growth in an ever-connected world, it is clear that users are more battery-life conscious than ever before. The next best thing to “more battery capacity” is “faster charging” – ideally you...

Tesla’s Home Battery Gets Competition From Mercedes-Benz

06/09/2015, When you put up Tesla against some of the most iconic car manufacturers on the planet, the Elon Musk outfit seems like the new kid on the block. Nevertheless, the company has worked hard for the advancement of electric vehicles and it has even got...

Holographic Microbattery Is Uber Thin

05/15/2015, We are so used to different kinds of batteries, ranging from AA to AAAs as well as the cell type batteries that watches and calculators used, not to mention our smartphone batteries that tend to be flat and rectangle in nature. Having said that, most of...

Dyson Pumps In $15 Million Investment For A New Smartphone Battery

03/16/2015, Dyson, the famous British vacuum company, has shared that they have invested a cool $15 million (£10.14 million) into a spanking new kind of smartphone battery that is touted to be able to last at least double the amount of time which standard batteries...

Samsung Animal Edition Battery Packs Announced

03/11/2015, Samsung knows that in this day and age, as the modern road warrior, you would need to ensure that you have your fair share of chargers carried around – after all, you can never quite tell just when a day might require you to plow through your...

Hyper Pearl Compact Mirror Sports Integrated USB Battery Pack

01/06/2015, Mirror, mirror on the wall, which of my devices are in need of some power? The Hyper Pearl Compact Mirror would be able to answer this particular question without any kind of magic – although it does not do so verbally. The Pearl Compact Mirror...

Ampy Wearable Battery Juices Itself Up Via Kinetic Energy

10/30/2014, I suppose it is just a matter of time before someone would come up with the idea of actually riding the wearable technology wave, and to work on a battery that will be able to recharge itself – through the use of kinetic energy, of course. Hence, here...

Fujitsu Ultra-Thin Lithium Batteries See Action In Credit Cards

10/08/2014, [CEATEC 2014] The humble and ubiquitous credit card has seen some advancements in the past, having moved on from the magnetic strip to include a smart chip on it that makes the entire credit card more secure as well as convenient for both vendors and...

Panasonic Unveils Pin-Type Lithium Ion Battery

10/07/2014, [CEATEC 2014] As life becomes more inundated with mobile devices, one particular issue still remains – that of battery life, or rather, the relatively limited amount of it. How many of us would wish our smartphones were able to last for days before...