Batteries

04.06.15
Stanford's aluminum battery fully charges in just one minute
04.06.15

Stanford's aluminum battery fully charges in just one minute

Lithium-ion batteries have been a boon for the modern world -- they've replaced the heavier, singl...

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03.23.15
Packing peanuts are the key to fast-charging batteries
03.23.15

Packing peanuts are the key to fast-charging batteries

Hate buying some new gadget, only to wind up with a sea of packing peanuts that do little more tha...

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03.16.15
Dyson's new battery tech promises longer-lasting electronics
03.16.15

Dyson's new battery tech promises longer-lasting electronics

Battery research that tantalizes and then goes bust has soured our dreams of longer-lasting smartp...

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03.12.15
Thanks to USB Type-C, external MacBook batteries may finally arrive (update)
03.12.15

Thanks to USB Type-C, external MacBook batteries may finally arrive (update)

If you've been yearning for an external MacBook battery, you might soon be in luck. 9to5Mac report...

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02.27.15
Would you prefer a thinner phone or better battery life?
02.27.15

Would you prefer a thinner phone or better battery life?

Despite a number of exciting (and novel) announcements related to battery technology, the sad fact...

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02.23.15
Samsung makes a big play for electric cars by nabbing a battery pack firm
02.23.15

Samsung makes a big play for electric cars by nabbing a battery pack firm

Samsung wants to ensure it's as integral to the electric car world as it is to the mobile arena. T...

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02.03.15
Energizer makes high-performance batteries from your recycled cells
02.03.15

Energizer makes high-performance batteries from your recycled cells

Here's something different: disposable batteries that could help reduce the mountains of e-waste t...

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02.03.15
Great, another 'solution' to your smartphone's terrible battery life
02.03.15

Great, another 'solution' to your smartphone's terrible battery life

If you want your smartphone to last longer without carrying flammable gas in your pocket, there ma...

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12.25.14
Joystiq Deals: The Great Charger and Battery Roundup
12.25.14

Joystiq Deals: The Great Charger and Battery Roundup

Christmas is here, and it won't be long before you're rushing to find a charging cable or batteries...

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