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10.28.16
Lithium battery failure wipes out DARPA robot at NASA
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Lithium battery failure wipes out DARPA robot at NASA

Serves as a reminder to us all that we should probably read up on fire safety.

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08.19.16
Smartphone batteries with twice the life may arrive in 2017
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Smartphone batteries with twice the life may arrive in 2017

SolidEnergy is preparing to commercialize its "lithium metal" tech.

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11.15.15
Huawei can quick-charge your phone without hurting its battery
11.15.15

Huawei can quick-charge your phone without hurting its battery

Huawei's phone battery can reach half a charge in 5 minutes without shortening its lifespan.

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10.14.15
FAA: Don't pack lithium batteries in your checked bag
10.14.15

FAA: Don't pack lithium batteries in your checked bag

You'll want to wait until you land to pick up some spare batteries.

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08.10.15
Nano-sized 'yolks' should lead to longer-lasting batteries
08.10.15

Nano-sized 'yolks' should lead to longer-lasting batteries

Eggs might just inspire a breakthrough in battery longevity.

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06.06.15
'Better Re' Kickstarter finds a use for old cellphone batteries
06.06.15

'Better Re' Kickstarter finds a use for old cellphone batteries

Better Re hasn't exactly smashed through the boundaries and who even knows if designer Enlighten i...

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