News tagged ‘battery’

Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012

Apple Clarifies on New iPad's Charging Process

Apple Clarifies on New iPad's Charging Process

Apple's Vice President of iPad Product Marketing Michael Tchao refuted an earlier report by DisplayMate on the new iPad not reaching full charge when the 100% icon is shown.

Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011

Apple Looking Into Fuel Cells For Future Products

Apple Looking Into Fuel Cells For Future Products

Apple recently applied for patents that point to hydrogen fuel-cell powered devices that could potentially last for "days or even weeks of usage without refueling".

Tuesday, 29 Nov 2011

Researchers Lessen the Load of 3G

Researchers Lessen the Load of 3G

While working to tackle the problem of providing wireless internet connectivity to countries in Africa, a group of researchers funded by the Finnish government have found a way to lessen the power consumption of 3G usage.

Friday, 25 Nov 2011

Nokia Lumia 800 to Receive Two Software Updates to Fix Battery Woes

Nokia Lumia 800 to Receive Two Software Updates to Fix Battery Woes

Nokia has announced that two software updates will be issued in December and January to address the battery woes faced by Lumia 800 users.

Monday, 21 Nov 2011

Engineers Boost Batteries

Engineers Boost Batteries

The mobile landscape is changing at a blistering pace, with screen sizes becoming larger and with more powerful processors running the devices. But can batteries keep up with the advancements?

Friday, 11 Nov 2011

iOS 5.0.1 Update Released, Battery Woes Remain for Some Users

iOS 5.0.1 Update Released, Battery Woes Remain for Some Users

Although Apple has released iOS 5.0.1 to the public, some users are still reporting battery issues on their iPhone 4Ss.

Thursday, 3 Nov 2011

Apple Promises iOS 5 Bug Fixes for Battery Drain Issue in iPhone 4S

Apple Promises iOS 5 Bug Fixes for Battery Drain Issue in iPhone 4S

Apple has confirmed that there are several bugs in iOS 5 that caused battery woes for iPhone 4S users. A software update will be released within weeks to address the issue.

Thursday, 28 Jul 2011

Exploding Batteries to be Thing of Past

Exploding Batteries to be Thing of Past

Exploding Lithium-Ion batteries may soon become a thing of the past. Researchers from Layden Energy have come up with a more heat and corrosion resistant Lithium-Imide battery.

Wednesday, 26 Jan 2011

Paper Batteries Use Moisture to Recharge

Paper Batteries Use Moisture to Recharge

A battery made out of paper sounds incredible. A paper battery that recharges from the air moisture sounds even more plausible. But this is apparently very real from the researchers at CENIMAT.

Thursday, 13 Jan 2011

Sanyo Ships 150 Million eneloop Batteries in 2010

Sanyo Ships 150 Million eneloop Batteries in 2010

Sanyo announces it has shipped 150 million eneloop batteries as of the end of December 2010 to over 60 countries worldwide.

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