Lithium ion batteries

10.11.12
NC State nanoflowers can boost battery and solar cell capacity, make great prom accessories
10.11.12

NC State nanoflowers can boost battery and solar cell capacity, make great prom accessories

We see a lot of sleek-looking technology pass through our doors, but it's rare that the inventions...

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09.04.12
Editorial: Physics and politics stand in the way of true mobile
09.04.12

Editorial: Physics and politics stand in the way of true mobile

Progress is lumpy. The future is attained in a series of epochal strides, each followed by a lot o...

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09.02.12
LG Chem develops very flexible cable batteries, may leave mobile devices tied up in knots
09.02.12

LG Chem develops very flexible cable batteries, may leave mobile devices tied up in knots

The world is no stranger to flexible batteries, but they've almost always had to be made in thin s...

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08.19.12
Georgia Tech develops self-charging battery that marches to the owner's beat
08.19.12

Georgia Tech develops self-charging battery that marches to the owner's beat

One of the last times we saw the concept of a self-recharging battery, it was part of a high-minde...

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08.15.12
Korean carbon-coated lithium-ion battery could cut recharge times down to minutes
08.15.12

Korean carbon-coated lithium-ion battery could cut recharge times down to minutes

Anyone who's had to recharge an EV -- or, for that matter, any mobile device with a very big batte...

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06.13.12
A123 Systems' new lithium ion tech keeps EV batteries cool, your wallet in check
06.13.12

A123 Systems' new lithium ion tech keeps EV batteries cool, your wallet in check

EV battery maker A123 Systems has had a rocky history as of late following a Fisker battery recall...

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05.16.12
Eton anticipates next natural disaster with self-powered FRX radios
05.16.12

Eton anticipates next natural disaster with self-powered FRX radios

Eton, the name behind solar-powered sound systems and emergency radios, is updating its disaster-p...

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05.15.12
Fisker rep defends Karma hybrid sedan in garage fire aftermath
05.15.12

Fisker rep defends Karma hybrid sedan in garage fire aftermath

Last week, a newly purchased Fisker Karma went up in flames, damaging its owner's home and earning...

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05.11.12
USPS goes postal on lithium ion batteries, refuses to ship smartphones overseas
05.11.12

USPS goes postal on lithium ion batteries, refuses to ship smartphones overseas

The USPS has announced that it'll refuse to ship any gear containing lithium ion batteries oversea...

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