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Recharge regular batteries with WattsClever

03/14/2011, If you think that your regular alkaline batteries have no more life after you’ve finished using them, you’re wrong. It turns out that you can put those babies into a battery recharger – but not just any kind. The folks over at WattsClever...

Green Lantern Power Battery lights up the dark

03/14/2011, When movies are about to hit the big screen, you can expect tie-in merchandise to start flooding the market, and even more so when it is a superhero movie. DC’s upcoming Green Lantern movie just got a new addition to its merchandise line up. The...

Charge your Nokia phone with this bicycle charger

03/07/2011, If you enjoy cycling long distances, and listening to music at the same time, but you only have a mobile phone you might notice your phone constantly running out of juice whenever you need to make phone calls, Well Nokia has a solution to the problem....

BlackBerry PlayBook battery life leaked?

03/02/2011, RIM has been pretty quiet about how long their upcoming tablet’s battery life is, but according to some screenshots of the tablet’s “Battery Assistant” app, the cat might have been let out of the bag. And if these pictures turn out...

Bendable batteries in the pipeline?

02/28/2011, Boffins from South Korea have managed to find a way to use graphene nanosheets in order to create a power source that can bend – now how about that? Could this mean Gumby-style batteries are on their way? Perhaps, and it would certainly be...

Charge Battery relies on good ol’ winding power

02/15/2011, Eneloops from Sanyo, when it first hit the scene, proved to be quite the hit considering they were charged right out of the box, and had a lifespan of more than a thousand charges without the “memory effect” problem – that is, the...

Spark Tablet Case keeps your iPad safe and juiced up

02/03/2011, There have been a plethora of tablet cases available for the iPad but what caught our attention about the Spark Tablet Case is that it is lined with solar panels. The Spark Tablet Case by Voltaic, has enough solar panels to generate 8 watts of power to...

Android Battery Life Easy Improvements

01/20/2011, This page will explain how you can improve the battery life of your Android device. It is the most important thing, after what we’re actually doing with it. Although it would be nice if we did not have to think about power-savings at all, the...

JoyFactory Zip is the only all-in-one charger you need

01/19/2011, If you’re tired of misplacing chargers around the house, an all-in-one charger could be the solution to your problems. The Zip from JoyFactory aims to do that while looking stylish at the same time. This multi-device charger is a charging pod that...

Huge batteries offer New York grid added stability

01/11/2011, Lithium ion batteries look set to be no longer the domain of notebooks and other portable electronics in the near future – in fact, a bunch of truck-size battery banks are currently delivering quick bursts of juice to the electricity grid in upstate...

4G BlackBerry delayed?

01/03/2011, There have been rumors afoot about RIM working on a 4G LTE BlackBerry for a couple of years now, and the device that was intended to be released this year has been pushed to the end of the year. Apparently RIM have had some trouble with the costs of the...

Jump-start CARD Allows You To Transfer Power Between Batteries

12/08/2010, We’ve all been in situations where our devices run out of juice and that’s never fun. Now if only this Jump-Start CARD concept is turned into a reality, we would be able to juice our devices up using other devices. The device allows you to...

Mophie Juice Pack Plus for iPhone 4 Adds More Power

12/02/2010, Mophie is introducing a new battery pack for the iPhone 4 that’s housed inside an attractive, colorful case called the Juice Pack Plus, which delivers longer battery life and hard case protection for Apple’s smartphone. Although it has a...

Toyota Announces 4-layer All-solid-state Battery

11/22/2010, Toyota Motor Corp has unveiled a prototype of its all-solid-state battery in Japan, a laminated cell measuring about 10cm x 10cm. The company is already actively engaged in the development of all-solid-state batteries and lithium-air batteries as...