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Tesla and Apple Rumors Continue to Swirl Tesla and Apple Rumors Continue to Swirl

On Sunday, the San Francisco Chronicle released an article which has shaken the core of the internet and tech world. According to an anonymous source, Adrian Perica, Apple’s merger and acquisitions chief, and Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, held a …

Lithium Batteries Cause Plane Crash Lithium Batteries Cause Plane Crash

Anyone who has ever carried a battery and spare change in the same pocket knows that things can heat up considerably when that battery gets going. Never done that? How about crossing up and connecting together two nine-volt batteries? That …

BMW, Toyota Team Up to Develop Future Battery Technology, Hydrogen Fuel-Cell System BMW, Toyota Team Up to Develop Future Battery Technology, Hydrogen Fuel-Cell System
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BMW and Toyota today announced that the car companies have teamed up to develop a new fuel-cell system and the future of lithium battery technology. The companies signed binding agreements to collaborate on several projects meant to usher in future …

Folding Battery Developed By KAIST Researchers Folding Battery Developed By KAIST Researchers
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Researchers from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) have developed a flexible battery, which is capturing some media attention, and could be used to make electronic devices more bendable. The important thing to note is that when …

Spray Paint Battery Could Turn Any Surface Into Power Storage Spray Paint Battery Could Turn Any Surface Into Power Storage
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Researchers at Rice University have developed a battery that can be spray-painted. The lithium-ion battery can be painted onto nearly any surface, and is rechargeable. The battery is spray-painted in layers, with each layer representing a part of a traditional …

Galaxy S II Catches Fire In Guy’s Pants Galaxy S II Catches Fire In Guy’s Pants
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Talk about a close call. A really, really close call. Apparently, a Samsung Galaxy S II caught fire inside someone’s pocket. The incident was reported on the xda-developers forums, by a friend who seemed to be seeing at least a …

Super Batteries Use Silicon, Tiny Holes To Improve Life, Recharge Time Super Batteries Use Silicon, Tiny Holes To Improve Life, Recharge Time
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Batteries are on everybody’s mind these days. As smart devices evolve to perform more complex actions, the batteries that power those devices must hold up their end of the deal and provide sufficient charge time. Battery issues have plagued the …

Apple Acknowledges iPhone 4S Battery Problem, Tries Fix With iOS 5.0.1 Apple Acknowledges iPhone 4S Battery Problem, Tries Fix With iOS 5.0.1
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Although the iPhone 4S’ debut weekend smashed sales records and the phone continues to do very well, that doesn’t mean that everything is perfect in iPhone land. One of the biggest issues plaguing the new device is the battery suck …

Charging Your Devices With Sound? Charging Your Devices With Sound?

Hey, you guys wanna get blinded with some science? South Korean engineers have found a novel way to charge your mobile phone – noise. Basically what Dr. Sang-Woo Kim and his team has found is a way to convert sound …