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iPhone 5 Battery Replacement Program Extended to January 2016

A “small number” of iPhone 5 handsets apparently have a battery problem, causing their battery life to become depleted really quickly or for them to expire ...

March 7, 2015 at 1:58 pm by

Apple Watch to Have 5 Hours of “Heavy Use” Battery Life

The ever reliable 9to5Mac has said that people familiar with the matter understand that the Apple Watch will now have 5 hours of “heavy usage” battery life. Their ...

March 7, 2015 at 4:58 am by

Apple Watch has ‘Power Reserve’ Mode, Prototypes Disguised as Samsung Watches

The New York Times has published some new details about the upcoming Apple Watch. They suggest that the new device will have a ‘Power Reserve’ mode that keeps ...

March 4, 2015 at 1:58 pm by

Batteries Need to Triple Capacity and Cut Price by 67%

Batteries hold a strong place in today’s lifestyle, from remote controls, mobile phones, to hybrid and all-electric car batteries. Battery research is one of the hottest ...

March 2, 2015 at 11:58 am by

New Technology Might Charge Your next Smartphone in a Single Minute

We all know that feeling, the phone starts to blink, beep, and vibrate to tell us that it’s running out of battery. While that won’t change anytime soon, what ...

February 24, 2015 at 6:58 pm by

Tesla is Working on a Battery For Your Home

Tesla is working on a battery to power people’s homes. The company’s CEO, Elon Musk, announced the development of such a product during the company’s ...

February 18, 2015 at 10:58 am by

Electrician Fixes $4,400 Toyota Hybrid Fault for Under $10

Imgur user scoodidabop had a rude awakening when the dashboard of his recently purchased second-hand Toyota hybrid car lit up. After Googling the issue, he discovered that ...

February 14, 2015 at 10:58 pm by

Portable Smartphone Battery Pack Roundup Review

Introduction Today we’ll take a look in to a few different portable battery pack offerings from companies from around the globe. You’re quite possibly just like me ...

February 13, 2015 at 1:58 pm by

MIT Start-Up May Have Solved the Smartphone Battery Life Problem

SolidEnergy, an MIT start-up, has built a unique model of lithium-ion battery that can hold double the amount of energy as a current lithium battery. The feat was achieved ...

January 29, 2015 at 11:58 pm by

Logitech Introduces Portable Videoconferencing Solution

The new Logitech ConferenceCam Connect is a portable all-in-one video conference solution with a design for small and medium sized rooms. It works with any computing device ...

January 29, 2015 at 3:28 am by

Mushkin Reveals a New Line of On-The-Go Battery Packs

If you’re one of those people, always on the go and finding yourself with flat batteries in your smart devices, then you might want to invest in a mobile battery pack. ...

January 26, 2015 at 9:58 am by

Tesla Developing ‘Metal Snake’ Charger

Tesla is working on a charger for its cars that you don’t even have to plug in, because it’ll do it all by itself. “For realz” (the words of Elon Musk, ...

January 3, 2015 at 7:58 am by

Tesla Announces Roadster 3.0 – With 400 Mile Range

Luxury electric car maker Tesla has announced a new version of the Tesla Roadster, the 3.0. Most interestingly it has a range of 400 miles – unprecedented in electric ...

December 28, 2014 at 12:29 am by

LG Introduces Music Flow Wireless Speaker Series

LG will be introducing their new Music Flow series of wireless speakers at CES 2015 in Las Vegas, consisting of the companies first battery-powered wireless speaker, normal ...

December 23, 2014 at 6:58 pm by

Ever Wanted to Make Your Own AA Battery?

Have you always found going to a shop to buy AA batteries for remote controls, toys or clocks a labourious and wasteful task? Well now you can make your own with this handy ...

December 23, 2014 at 3:15 am by