Laptop battery

02.02.10
Microsoft says it's looking into laptop battery issues with Windows 7
02.02.10

Microsoft says it's looking into laptop battery issues with Windows 7

We've already seen some evidence that suggests Windows 7 puts a particularly hard drain on at least...

By D. Melanson,   02.02.10
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08.14.09
LG X130 goes from dawn till dusk on standard 9-cell battery
08.14.09

LG X130 goes from dawn till dusk on standard 9-cell battery

12 hours. That, according to LG, is the new benchmark by which all wannabe long-lasting laptops wil...

By Vlad Savov,   08.14.09
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05.26.09
HP recalls another 15,000 laptop batteries, this time in China
05.26.09

HP recalls another 15,000 laptop batteries, this time in China

HP just recalled a hefty 70,000 laptop batteries earlier this month, but it looks like it still has...

By D. Melanson,   05.26.09
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03.14.09
AMD proposes new laptop battery life metrics, Intel is like "whatevs"
03.14.09

AMD proposes new laptop battery life metrics, Intel is like "whatevs"

AMD has struggled of late to produce anything akin to a "good idea," but we've got to give a seriou...

By D. Murph,   03.14.09
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12.10.08
Boston-Power signs up HP as first partner for next-gen batteries
12.10.08

Boston-Power signs up HP as first partner for next-gen batteries

It's not exactly much of a surprise given that HP has already shown some considerable interest in t...

By D. Melanson,   12.10.08
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10.30.08
Recalled: 35,000 volatile Sony batteries in Dell / HP / Toshiba laptops
10.30.08

Recalled: 35,000 volatile Sony batteries in Dell / HP / Toshiba laptops

Ruh roh. We're really, really hoping this isn't just the first of another long string of laptop batt...

By D. Murph,   10.30.08
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08.22.08
ZPower promises to deliver Silver-Zinc laptop batteries in 2009
08.22.08

ZPower promises to deliver Silver-Zinc laptop batteries in 2009

ZPower has made a few promises before that haven't exactly panned out, but that apparently hasn't s...

By D. Melanson,   08.22.08
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02.24.08
Samsung P10 laptop battery "melts" in South Korea
02.24.08

Samsung P10 laptop battery "melts" in South Korea

Merely days after LG put the brakes on sales of its Z1-AE007 laptop due to suspicions of a faulty ba...

By D. Murph,   02.24.08
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02.22.08
LG halts sale of Z1-AE007 laptop, suspects defective battery
02.22.08

LG halts sale of Z1-AE007 laptop, suspects defective battery

It's not like LG hasn't had issues with its batteries before, and even after confirming that they we...

By D. Murph,   02.22.08
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