battery

MIT Engineers Create Power Supply That Efficiently Sips Energy

MIT Engineers Create Power Supply That Efficiently Sips Energy

A new type of power supply has been created by researchers from MIT which sips energy by utilizing packets of energy rather than a voltage stream. Power supplies generally ...

February 22, 2017 at 11:00 am by
Volvo All-Electric Vehicle Ready for 2019, Could Pack 100kWh Battery

Volvo All-Electric Ready for 2019 Packing 100kWh Battery

Swedish vehicle manufacturer Volvo has reaffirmed their commitment to fully electrify their vehicle lineup, announcing recently at the SAE 2017 Hybrid and Electric Vehicle ...

February 10, 2017 at 6:01 pm by
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Battery Factory Catches Fire

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Battery Factory Catches Fire

A plant owned by Samsung SDI Co., a supplier of batteries to the infamously explosion-prone Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has caught fire in Tianjin, Northern China recently but was ...

February 8, 2017 at 10:00 pm by

Researchers Create Battery With Built-In Fire Extinguisher

Researchers from Stanford University have developed a battery that contains its own fire extinguishing unit. The battery includes triphenyl phosphate, a flame retardant ...

January 16, 2017 at 5:30 pm by

Czech Company Creates Batteries Based on Nanotechnology

A Czech company has begun production of its first batch of nanotechnology-based batteries, the microscopic parts of which provide more efficient, longer-lasting, and cheaper ...

December 26, 2016 at 6:00 pm by
Macbook

New MacBook Pro Owners Aren’t Happy With the Battery Life

The new MacBook Pro isn’t without its share of problems and users have experienced issues with third-party USB 3.1 Type-C to HDMI dongles as well as the GPU artefacts. ...

December 5, 2016 at 3:40 pm by
iPhone x

Apple Claims iPhone 6s Battery Issues Down to Air Exposure

Despite Apple constantly discussing the premium user experience, their devices tend to have some kind of hardware defect which comes to fruition over time. To be fair, ...

December 3, 2016 at 8:00 pm by
Macbook

Phil Schiller Defends MacBook Pro RAM Limitation

The new MacBook Pro has received a lukewarm response and resulted in some critics wondering if Apple can continue removing functionality on their devices. Unbelievably, the ...

November 23, 2016 at 8:30 pm by

New Supercapacitor Enable Devices to Be Charged in Seconds

Researchers from the University of Central Florida’s NanoScience Technology Center are working on a new Supercapacitor technology that will revolutionize the way devices ...

November 22, 2016 at 2:45 pm by
Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch Battery Life Could Only Last 3 Hours

After months of speculation regarding Nintendo’s latest console, they finally delivered and displayed the aptly named Nintendo Switch in a rather impressive trailer. As ...

October 22, 2016 at 6:00 pm by

Berkeley Startup Develops Ultra-Thin Printable Rechargeable Batteries

A startup out of UC Berkley has developed an ultra-thin, flexible, rechargeable battery that can be printed using conventional screen printing technology. Imprint Energy has ...

October 17, 2016 at 9:00 pm by

Netgear Introduces Arlo Pro Wire-Free HD Security Camera Systems

Netgear introduced Arlo Pro Wire-Free HD Security Camera Systems (VMS4X30) which easily are the world’s most advanced and versatile smart home security cameras. The Arlo ...

October 17, 2016 at 3:00 pm by

Gigabyte P57X v6 GTX 1070 Gaming Laptop Review

Introduction Gigabyte has established themselves as one of the pioneers in the gaming laptop sector and released a fantastic repertoire of successful products. Of course, ...

October 13, 2016 at 9:00 am by

Samsung Gimps Defective Note 7 Batteries to 60%

After a series of Galaxy Note 7 explosions, Samsung was faced with a tough recall. Since starting the recall of over 2.5 million defective phones, the South Korean firm has ...

September 15, 2016 at 9:07 am by
iPhone

Rumor Suggests Faster Charging Speeds for the iPhone 7

Everyone’s talking about the iPhone 7 these days, specifically about what kind of innovations it will bring to the table, and even though nothing has been confirmed at ...

August 17, 2016 at 10:03 am by