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Google Glass Reportedly Has An Extremely Limited Battery Life

04/25/2013, Google revealed the specs of its Google Glass earlier this month where they said the wearable computer will have a 5MP camera, will be capable of projecting a 25-inch display and promises an all-day battery. Unfortunately, it looks like that promise of an...

Newly Developed Microbatteries Can Recharge Phones Instantly

04/18/2013, When you consider how much we rely on our mobile devices and what they’re capable of, it’s kind of silly to think we need to continually have them charging in order to get the most use out of them later. But what if you could plug in a...

iOS 6.1.3 Users Report Battery Drain, Wi-Fi Connectivity Issues

03/27/2013, iOS 6.1.3 was released last week in order to help fix its passcode security flaw, but it looks as though Apple may have rushed its release a tad as a number of iOS users who updated to the latest version are complaining of both battery drain and Wi-Fi...

Battery Works Even When Stretched

02/26/2013, Someone call Mr. Fantastic, it seems that the magical cosmic rays that gave Reed Richards the ability to stretch his body to insane lengths, making Gumby look like a fool at the same time, has been replicated by a bunch of researchers who are busy looking...

Fast Charging: Qualcomm Quick Charge 1.0

02/14/2013,   Qualcomm has posted about its Quick Charge 1.0 power management initiative, and as its name indicates, this technology is designed to charge smartphones “up to 40%” faster. Qualcomm acquired this last year when it  bought Summit...

iPhone Battery Case: Mophie Juice Pack Helium Shipping Next Week

02/05/2013, We’re nearly at the 5-month mark from when the iPhone 5 officially launched in the U.S. this past September, and with it, the release of a completely new dock connector. The Lightning connector made the dock connector for the iPhone 5 and future iOS...

BlackBerry 10 L-S1 Battery Shows Up On Expansys

01/16/2013, We’ve seen BlackBerry 10 accessories leaking already – an exciting reminder that its launch is just around the corner. But what we saw earlier today was a blow out of the water. What you are seeing above is a photo of RIM’s BlackBerry 10...

Sony launches flat external batteries

09/24/2012, If there is a scourge to modern technology, it would definitely have a whole lot to do with battery life. While battery capacities increase, the device manufacturers tend to cram in more and more features in their hardware that guzzle up the additional...

The Chewing Gum Battery concept looks incredibly handy

09/06/2012, Battery packs for smartphones tend to add unnecessary bulk to the device, making it thicker and heavier than it already is. Mobile chargers too can be quite bulky and heavy and do not always fit into your pocket, thus requiring you to bring a bag wherever...

Alleged iPhone 5 battery compared with iPhone 4S counterpart

09/05/2012, What you see above (courtesy of repair site iResQ) could very well be the first images of the battery which will be used in the upcoming iPhone 5 smartphone, and it certainly seems to be blown up a wee bit longer, just like the purported display of the...