Lithium-ion

10.27.12
Evil Controllers kickstarting a Li-Ion powered 360 controller
10.27.12

Evil Controllers kickstarting a Li-Ion powered 360 controller

Evil Controllers, makers of controller hacks such as the evil d-pad and the accessible Adroit "swi...

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10.17.12
A123 Systems becomes America's latest EV battery maker to file for bankruptcy
10.17.12

A123 Systems becomes America's latest EV battery maker to file for bankruptcy

Having been riddled with setbacks, including a major recall of faulty batteries supplied to Fisker...

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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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10.04.12
Researchers create algorithms that could help lithium-ion batteries charge two times faster
10.04.12

Researchers create algorithms that could help lithium-ion batteries charge two times faster

Researchers at the University of California San Diego have devised new algorithms that could cut l...

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09.24.12
Toyota plans dialed-back launch of eQ and iQ EV city cars in December
09.24.12

Toyota plans dialed-back launch of eQ and iQ EV city cars in December

Toyota's just-arrived RAV4 EV will soon get a much smaller cousin -- albeit a very elusive one. An...

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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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08.18.12
Fisker completes investigation of latest Karma hybrid EV fire, issues vehicle-wide cooling fan recall
08.18.12

Fisker completes investigation of latest Karma hybrid EV fire, issues vehicle-wide cooling fan recall

Recall Fisker's latest fiery episode last week that left the front left quarter panel of a Karma h...

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