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LG introduces wireless battery charger

03/22/2011, LG has announced the introduction of a new wireless charger called the LG Wireless Charging Pad LG WCP-700. Similar to the HP Touchstone charger, this wireless charger well let users charge their LG phones by just placing them on a special charging pad....

Sony intends to reboot their battery plant

03/21/2011, Sony’s operations in Japan has been disrupted by the recent earthquake, but that doesn’t mean the consumer electronics giant is going to go belly up and retire with a whimper. No sir, in fact we now hear of plans to restart a lithium-ion...

iDevice gets better battery life with Ping turned off

03/20/2011, If you have updated your iDevice (that would mean the iPod, iPhone or iPad) to iOS 4.3, chances are pretty good you would have noticed that the battery life isn’t what it used to be. That might sound like bad news to you folks out there, but it...

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....

GoPro introduces Battery BacPac for HD Hero camera

03/02/2011, GoPro knows how important is it to have your gizmos juiced all the time, and in order to make sure that your full HD-capable HD Hero camera is up and running, it has decided to roll out the Battery BacPac for said device. This will work as a standalone...

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...

Scosche announces goBAT II for road warriors

02/18/2011, If you’re always on the road and carry a lot of gadgets with you, chances are pretty good you will be bogged down by weight, and then some. Well, good news for you – Scosche has the goBAT II dual USB battery backup and charger which will work...

Apple dense lithium cell patent could extend battery life

02/17/2011, There is a spanking new Apple patent filing that  was published by the USPTO, which could potentially lead to a significantly longer battery life in future Apple products – just when you thought that the iPad’s battery life was already the...

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...