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Wax And Soap Could Help Create A Better Rechargeable Battery

08/13/2010, Rechargeable lithium-ion batteries are commonplace nowadays, and can be found in devices such as mobile phones, laptops, and various gadgets. The batteries that are used to power these devices often use an oxide of metal such as cobalt, nickel, or...

B-series Notebooks From Asus Boast Boston-Power Sonata Batteries

08/09/2010, Nobody likes having to purchase new batteries for their notebooks, and the use of the Sonata Long Life Battery from Boston Sonata in the B43 and B53 14-inch and 15-inch notebooks will have many folks out there jumping for joy. While it might not offer you...

Rollphone Concept Is Powered By AA Batteries

08/04/2010, Replacement batteries for your cell phone might not be the cheapest things around, but a Chinese designer has come up with a rather interesting cell phone design, dubbed the rollphone, that is shaped like a cylinder and is powered by your standard AA...

DigiPower auxiliary battery pack could be world’s smallest

08/02/2010, DigiPower has laid claim to the world’s slimmest and lightest titles with their latest auxiliary battery pack that will target smartphone owners. Heck, it is small enough to resemble an iPod touch or a regular iPod, sans the display, of course. The...

Apple Battery Charger does not boast any magic

07/27/2010, Hmmm, it looks as though there won’t be any pixie dust used in the manufacturing of the Apple Battery Charger due to its final plain name. According to Apple, this battery charger is still extremely efficient while boasting looks which will...

Toshiba to develop SCiB battery for electric vehicles

07/05/2010, Toshiba will be working closely with Mitsubishi Motors to offer the SCiB battery to electric vehicles (EV) in the near future, and we can only presume that this will happen in Japan first before any other country. The SCiB has been touted to be...

Batteries powered by potatoes

06/21/2010, We are not going to look at our french fries the same way ever again, not after reading about Yissum Research Development Company Ltd. coming up with a “solid organic electric battery based upon treated potatoes.” Basically, this is a...

HP issues recall of notebook batteries

05/23/2010, HP has issued a recall of notebook batteries due to them being a fire hazard, where since May 2009, eleven people have been injured due to faulty batteries in HP notebooks no thanks to overheating and explosions. The batteries affected can be found in...

Hungry Batteries concept slim down as they get drained

05/21/2010, Designer Mac Funamizu has come up with a rather strange concept – the Hungry Batteries that will come in a traditional form factor, although they will physically end up slimmer and slimmer the less charge they hold. Basically, this is a visual aid...

AtoD Rechargeable Battery Offers A Size That Fits All

05/20/2010, Don’t you just hate it when the battery on your TV remote control dies and the only batteries you have at home are of a different size? Well, if you had the AtoD Rechargeable Battery at home, you wouldn’t have to worry about that. This concept...

Teardown: New MacBook Battery Could Fit Into The Previous MacBook

05/20/2010, The folks over at iFixit are doing their thing again, in this case it means taking apart Apple’s newly-announced 10-hour MacBook. While you might not be interested in the process of disassembling it, current MacBook owners might want to know that...

Android battery ought to last the day

05/19/2010, Out of all the folks who are rocking to Android-powered smartphones, there are bound to be a handful who suffer from a battery life which isn’t able to make it through the day – not something Google intended, according to Larry Page,...