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Used electric car batteries can power homes after that

07/25/2011, Electric cars are not only green as they do not emit any fumes (although their lack of range is rather a downside for those who love traveling cross-country), and they’re quiet to boot. Well, since the law of entropy is in good effect no matter...

NoPoPo Aqua Battery upgraded

06/26/2011, Remember the NoPoPo battery that was powered by urine which we talked about four years back? Well, it seems that said battery will be receiving a new upgrade to keep up with the times. Aqua Power System Japan (APSJ) has just announced that the updated...

Orange Sound Charge T-shirt keeps your phone juiced at gigs

06/20/2011, While a smartphone is an awesome device to have, one of its biggest drawbacks when compared to regular feature phones is its battery life. Many phones have trouble making it through a full day (sometimes even half the day when it is used a lot). Consumers...

Toshiba Regza 19P2 TV has an internal battery

06/15/2011, Toshiba has just announced a new addition to its REGZA TV line up. Called the 19P2, this LCD TV is 19″ in size (1366 x 768) and has a feature that makes it stand apart from other TVs – it features a removable internal battery that’s capable...

NewerTech announces NuPower MacBook Pro replacement batteries

05/10/2011, NewerTech, developer of performance upgrades and accessories for Macs, PCs, and iOS devices has announced a new product for the Late 2008/Early 2009 15″ Apple MacBook Pros. Called the NuPower 52 Watt-Hour High Capacity Replacement Battery, this...

Hyperkin 3DS Powerplus doubles the 3DS battery life

05/10/2011, As we all know by now, the Nintendo 3DS is not known for having a long battery life. When stacked up against its earlier brethren (DS Lite and DSi) – the 3DS doesn’t stand a chance. This is due to the fact that having to output stereoscopic 3D...

Instant batteries with water

05/05/2011, Forget about instant noodles and the fact that all you need to do is add water – a rather similar approach is taken with this new kind of battery developed by scientists over at Stanford, where it relies on nanotechnology to create electricity from...

R Battery concept resurrects old batteries

04/24/2011, For those of you who grew up during the Nintendo Game Boy days, you would certainly have gone through the painful process of purchasing new AA batteries time and again – and this was back in the day when Sanyo have yet to discover the magic and...

Apple patents charger with integrated battery

04/02/2011, According to a new filing at the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), Apple has been thinking about building a charger that would double as an external battery. The idea is that external batteries such as HyperMac (now called HyperJuice) work, but they...

Battery Replacement stations available now in Israel

03/31/2011, One of the major annoyances that we face while driving green vehicles that run on electricity is the long time it takes to get those batteries recharged. Especially when you’re in a rush and you can’t afford to wait around for an hour to get...

Apple might create rechargeable external battery pack

03/31/2011, Apple might have plans to create an external battery pack that can recharge your devices even if it’s not plugged in. According to the latest patents revealed this week, Apple has filed for something called “Power Adapter with Internal...