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Did you hear that Apple might be working on a car, or at least something that heavily involves cars? It's reportedly already got quite a team working away at the project. But, those employees had to come from somewhere, right? According to a lawsuit from electric car battery maker A123 Systems, Ap...

February 19th 2015 at 5:48am 0 Comments
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It's great that manufacturers recover lead from discarded car batteries to use in new ones, since lead production from ores yields toxic residues. The problem is, when we shift from lead-acid to lithium-ion and other types of batteries (and we're starting to), over 200 million old batteries could...

August 20th 2014 at 2:05am 0 Comments
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Gary Numan, a keyboard, a single DieHard battery, and twenty-four cars. Selling out never sounded so good. Turn up your speakers and head on past the break.

July 13th 2010 at 4:54pm 0 Comments
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It hasn't been much of a secret that the US government was planning to dole out a couple of billion in battery-related grants to automakers this week, but we only got the details on who gets what today when Vice President Joe Biden made the big announcement himself in Detroit. As you might expect,...

August 5th 2009 at 5:17pm 0 Comments