- News tagged "battery"
Saturday, 30 Apr 2016
In trying to make a solid-state battery, researchers at UC Irvine ended up accidentally creating a battery that can last for over 200,000 charge cycles without any significant degradation.
Thursday, 21 Jan 2016
The bug occurs when the iPhone 6s Plus phone's clock is adjusted, and Apple has a temporary fix while they investigate the glitch. More details inside.
Sunday, 3 Jan 2016
Sony is reportedly working on a new sulfur-based battery which is able to offer 40% more charge in a 30% smaller form factor. More details inside.
Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015
Huawei has developed a prototype smartphone battery that can be recharged to 50% in five minutes! Its second, smaller capacity battery can hit 68% in an even shorter time. Hit the link to find out more!
Wednesday, 26 Aug 2015
Apple is reportedly working with British company Intelligent Energy on a built-in hydrogen fuel cell which could make future iPhones last a week on a single charge. Hit the link to find out more about this amazing battery technology.
Thursday, 7 May 2015
Swatch Group CEO, Nick Hayek, revealed that Swatch is looking to address the issue of smartwatch battery life with a new revolutionary battery, which Swatch plans to release in 2016.
Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015
Uiee has launched a 2-in-1 smartphone charger that doubles as both a portable power bank and a wall charger. The diminutive power bank cum charger is easily pocketed and should appeal to users who favor convenience and portability over sheer battery size.
Thursday, 10 Jul 2014
Going to the U.K. any time soon? Make sure the electronic devices you're carrying onboard are charged.
Monday, 7 Jul 2014
Been at an airport recently and saw a lot of people crowding around power outlets charging their mobile devices? A Samsung ad says these are probably not Galaxy S5 users.
Friday, 28 Feb 2014
Tesla Motors has just announced plans to raise a whopping US$1.6 billion to finance their plans for a giant battery factory that would make it one of the largest producers of lithium ion batteries.