Water-based electrolytes promise safer phone batteries
Your phone would be less likely to catch fire after a bad bump.
Toyota’s future EV battery tech could enable much longer trips
The solid-electrolyte technology could make for lighter batteries and cars with better range.
Tesla is building world’s largest backup battery in Australia
Elon Musk said he'll keep his promise to supply 100 megawatts in 100 days.
Smoking Boosted Boards recalled over battery issues
The problem wasn't the batteries themselves, but water making its way inside them during use.
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.
Smartphone batteries with twice the life may arrive in 2017
SolidEnergy is preparing to commercialize its "lithium metal" tech.
New fuel cell tech could power phones for a week
Korean researchers say that it'd keep drones in the air for over an hour, too.
UN group bans lithium battery shipments from passenger planes
No one wants a fire in the cargo hold.
Finally, a lithium battery that doesn't explode
No more Hoverboard fires.