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StoreDot Developing Instant Charging Electric Cars Batteries

StoreDot Developing Instant Charging Electric Cars Batteries

The prototype technology was revealed last April and it raised $48 million before the new announcement today....

Aug 20 2015, 6:50am CDT

New Aluminum yolk-shell Nanoparticle Improve Li-ion Batteries

New Aluminum yolk-shell Nanoparticle Improve Li-ion Batteries

MIT and Tsinghua University in China scientists develop new battery design using aluminum....

Aug 12 2015, 5:29am CDT

A Battery made from Paper

A Battery made from Paper

Scientists invent a battery made from cellulose that could power packaging paper and clothes....

Aug 12 2015, 4:58am CDT

2016 Chevy Volt has 53 Miles Electric Range

2016 Chevy Volt has 53 Miles Electric Range

The EPA testing reveals 53 miles range on pure electric for the upcoming 2016 Chevy Volt hybrid car. This is almost double of t...

Aug 4 2015, 8:19am CDT

Aqueous Solar Flow Battery is More Efficient

Aqueous Solar Flow Battery is More Efficient

Researchers develop a solar battery 20% more efficient that today's Lithium-iodine batteries....

Aug 3 2015, 9:10am CDT

Samsung Develops New Tech to Double Battery Life

Samsung Develops New Tech to Double Battery Life

Silicone anodes along with graphene layers may allow the Samsung batteries to last more than 21 hours....

Jun 29 2015, 3:13am CDT

Flexible Kirigami Lithion-Ion Battery to Change Wearables Design

Flexible Kirigami Lithion-Ion Battery to Change Wearables Design

A new flexible battery could dramatically change the design of smartwatches and wristbands....

Jun 12 2015, 8:01am CDT

Batteriser Extends Battery Lifes by Stunning 800%

Batteriser Extends Battery Life by Stunning 800%

A new $2.50 device can extend the live of standard batteries by 8 times. This is the stuff that sounds too good to be true....

Jun 2 2015, 8:23am CDT

Stanford's New Designer Carbon Boosts Battery Performance

Stanford's New Designer Carbon Boosts Battery Performance

New carbon material boots battery performance....

May 31 2015, 1:17am CDT

Chevrolet makes its 2016 Volt affordable

Chevrolet makes its 2016 Volt affordable

With the full $7,500 federal tax credit for electric vehicles, the new Volt will come in at $26,495...

May 4 2015, 4:02am CDT

Google Battery in the Works

Google Battery in the Works

Google research is working on a new battery. The search giant reportedly only has four people working on this though....

Apr 11 2015, 4:30am CDT

Rice-Grain Size Michigan Micro Mote is World's Smallest Computer

Rice-Grain Size Michigan Micro Mote is World's Smallest Computer

The Michigan Micro Mote (M3) is the world's smallest computer. It is about the size of a rice grain....

Apr 8 2015, 9:08am CDT

Stanford develops Aluminum Battery that Charges in 60 Seconds

Stanford develops Aluminum Battery that Charges in 60 Seconds

Could this be the battery breakthrough that the world badly needs?...

Apr 7 2015, 1:25pm CDT

Vector's new smartwatches will last for 30 days on a single charge

Vector's new smartwatches will last for 30 days on a single charge

The round face Luna and the rectangular Meridian are going to be water proof and will launch this summer...

Mar 20 2015, 1:35pm CDT

Battery life - single most important success factor for the Apple Watch

Battery life - single most important success factor for the Apple Watch

If the battery falls short of meeting the claims, Apple would be left with a large pool of disappointed customers...

Mar 10 2015, 9:35am CDT

Swatch announces to make Batteries with Unmatched Storage Capacity

Swatch announces to make Batteries with Unmatched Storage Capacity

Swatch Group CEO Nick Hayek let out another bold statement after announcing a smartwatch a couple weeks ago. In a new interview...

Feb 26 2015, 9:15am CST

Samsung SDI buys Magna Battery Business to strengthen Battery Offering for Electric Cars

Samsung SDI buys Magna Battery Business to strengthen Battery Offering for Electric Cars

Samsung SDI announces acquisition of battery pack business of Magna International....

Feb 23 2015, 8:33am CST

Alessandro Volta invented Battery 250 Years ago

Alessandro Volta invented Battery 250 Years ago

Today's Google Doodle honors a man that invented the first Battery in the 18th century....

Feb 18 2015, 1:34am CST

Energizer introduces EcoAdvanced, the World's First Recycled AA Battery

Energizer introduces EcoAdvanced, the World's First Recycled AA Battery

The Energizer EcoAdvanced is the world's first AA battery made with 4% recycled batteries and longest-lasting alkaline. En...

Feb 3 2015, 6:29am CST

AMPL SmartBackpack with World’s Most Advanced Portable Charging System will be unveiled at CES 2015

AMPL SmartBackpack with World’s Most Advanced Portable Charging System will be unveiled at CES 2015

The worlds most advanced portable charging system integrated into fabric of bag will be displayed at the CES 2015....

Dec 31 2014, 5:02pm CST

5.5-inch iPhone Battery Capacity Revealed

5.5-inch iPhone Battery Capacity Revealed

The 5.5-inch iPhone 6 may be about to come with a large 2915mAh battery if a newly leaked photo is any indication....

Aug 17 2014, 8:35am CDT

Tesla and Panasonic announce Deal for Gigafactory

Tesla and Panasonic announce Deal for Gigafactory

The Tesla battery Gigafactory moves closer to become reality. Telsa Motors and Panasonic announced a deal today for the Gigafac...

Jul 31 2014, 3:48am CDT

iPhone 6 to Sport 1,810 mAh Battery

iPhone 6 to Sport 1,810 mAh Battery

New leaked photos of iPhone 6 battery revealed that battery capacity of 4.7-inch version of Apple's next-generation smartp...

Jul 17 2014, 11:56am CDT

Tesla Motors Builds Two Giant Battery Factories Simultaneously

Tesla Motors Builds Two Giant Battery Factories Simultaneously

Tesla Motors is moving fast with its plan to build what it calls a “gigafactory” for maing battery cells and packs for its cars...

May 8 2014, 1:28pm CDT

Samsung Galaxy S5 extended batteries now on pre-order from ZeroLemon and Mugen Power

Samsung Galaxy S5 extended batteries now on pre-order from ZeroLemon and Mugen Power

For those who need a little extra juice, the battery by ZeroLemon and Mugen Power are the perfect options...

May 8 2014, 8:48am CDT

Elon Musk: Creating A Battery System For Home Energy Storage

Elon Musk: Creating A Battery System For Home Energy Storage

Tesla Motors, which plans to build a giant lithium-ion battery factory, is keenly interested in the emerging energy storage mar...

May 8 2014, 2:25am CDT

Snow Lizard SLXtreme 5 is the World's Most Extreme iPhone 5S Case

Snow Lizard SLXtreme 5 is the World's Most Extreme iPhone 5S Case

What would your ultimate iPhone case offer? Extra battery life? Rugged design? Would it make your iPhone waterproof? If you sai...

Apr 29 2014, 7:14am CDT

Feeling Skin Is First Smart iPhone Battery Case

Feeling Skin Is First Smart iPhone Battery Case

It’s hard to believe that 6-years after the launch of the very first Mophie “juice pack,” there’s still no real “smart” battery...

Apr 23 2014, 1:34am CDT

Smartphone Backup Battery Could Help Avoid Disaster

Smartphone Backup Battery Could Help Avoid Disaster

I do a lot of bicycle riding and love to use GPS apps to map and track my ride. Trouble is, GPS uses a lot of battery power and...

Apr 7 2014, 8:52am CDT

Advantages and Disadvantages of Using a Portable Powerbank

Advantages and Disadvantages of Using a Portable Powerbank

Are portable power banks all good? Named are the advantages and disadvantages of portable power bank usage....

Apr 7 2014, 3:09am CDT

BatteryBox for smartphones and Macbook is not degradable overtime

BatteryBox for smartphones and Macbook is not degradable overtime

BatteryBox will allegedly work for more than 5 years on both devices....

Mar 29 2014, 12:18pm CDT

Lenovo announces another major battery recall due to fire risk

Lenovo announces another major battery recall due to fire risk

Recall covers over 35,000 batteries in the US and Canada...

Mar 28 2014, 11:01am CDT

Tesla Adds Protective Battery Shields and Deflector Plates to Model S

Tesla Adds Protective Battery Shields and Deflector Plates to Model S

Tesla Motors faced a crisis of sorts after two of its Model S vehicles caught fire. That is why the company has added new prote...

Mar 28 2014, 10:52am CDT

5 Tips on How to Save your phone battery

5 Tips on How to Save your phone battery

Your phone battery is the most essential part of your phone since it is responsible for powering up of your device despite the...

Mar 17 2014, 12:24am CDT

PowerSkin iPhone 5/5S Battery Case Review

PowerSkin iPhone 5/5S Battery Case Review

I’m often surprised just how many people don’t know about smartphone battery cases, especially as so many people seem to be com...

Feb 25 2014, 6:01am CST

'Flow Battery' Technology Gets $20M Plan To Market It

Investors are getting more bullish about the energy storage market, which is emerging to complement the increasing solar power...

Feb 4 2014, 8:33am CST

Recharge Your Wardrobe: Fashion and Tech Collide with emPOWERED

Recharge Your Wardrobe: Fashion and Tech Collide with emPOWERED

Tired of schlepping around a phone charger with you all day, only to find that you have nowhere to charge your phone? emPOWERED...

Jan 31 2014, 3:12am CST

Green Tech Investments Down, With Big Deals Going To Car-Sharing Apps, Clean Power, Energy Efficient Gear

Green Tech Investments Down, With Big Deals Going To Car-Sharing Apps, Clean Power, Energy Efficient Gear

Venture capital investments in cleantech startups worldwide ended 2013 with 1,007 deals totaling $6.8 billion, a decline from t...

Jan 8 2014, 12:41pm CST