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Slimmer iPhone 5 display could boost battery capacity 40%, says analyst

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If Apple uses a new, thinner display in its next iPhone, the battery could pack as much as 40% more capacity than the current 4S, said Shawn Lee, a research director at DisplaySearch....
Slimmer iPhone 5 display could boost battery capacity 40%, says analyst

Next Generation iPhone Battery Only Marginally Higher Capacity

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Part photos of the new battery for the next generation iPhone have been posted by 9to5Mac. The part shows only a minor increase in capacity from 3.7V/1430mAh/5.3Whr in the iPhone 4S to 3.8V/1440mAh/5.45Whr in the rumored iPhone 5. No dimensions are provided to compare the size of the battery...
Next Generation iPhone Battery Only Marginally Higher Capacity

Mobile mess: Surface Pro has bigger battery, half run time of Surface RT

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Microsoft announced price and availability details of its Surface Pro tablet with Windows 8 on Thursday but left one key piece of information out of the conversation. The two-pound tablet will get approximately half the battery life of its Surface with Windows RT peer, notes The Verge, even though the...
Mobile mess: Surface Pro has bigger battery, half run time of Surface RT

Stay in charge: 10 portable tablet chargers

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New Trent's iGeek iPad and smartphone charger is portable and lightweight, just about nine ounces. A little larger than most handsets, it charges an iPhone 4S in about 2 hours and recharges itself in 5.8 hours. The gizmo is compatible with iPads, the Samsung Galaxy Note, and the BlackBerry...
Stay in charge: 10 portable tablet chargers

ASUS $149 7-inch MeMO Pad Headed to the US, Powered by VIA SoC & Android 4.1

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Just after we got back from CES, ASUS wrote to tell us that a cost reduced version of the 7-inch MeMO Pad was coming to the US. Starting at $149 for an 8GB model, the MeMO Pad features a VIA WM8950 SoC. We haven't seen the VIA name in...
ASUS $149 7-inch MeMO Pad Headed to the US, Powered by VIA SoC & Android 4.1

Need to charge your phone? Ride your bike with a Silva Cycle Atom battery pack

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People riding bikes for exercise, recreation or commuting don’t need to waste their energy any longer. Oh, they can still ride, but now they can recoup some of the power they generate on their ride and use the juice to charge up their mobile devices. A new Kickstarter project for...
Need to charge your phone? Ride your bike with a Silva Cycle Atom battery pack

Samsung announces 1.4GHz Exynos 4 quad-core processor for the Galaxy S3

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Breaking.. more to come. We’ve posted the full press release after the break for you to check out.  SEOUL, Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., a world leader in advanced semiconductor solutions, today introduced the industry’s first quad-core application processor built on the High-k Metal Gate (HKMG) low-power process technology. With...
Samsung announces 1.4GHz Exynos 4 quad-core processor for the Galaxy S3

Early new iPad reviews: great screen, epic 4G battery life

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The very first reviews have surfaced for the third-generation iPad and have provided an early look at the real-world experience of owning one. A look from Josh Topolsky at the The Verge showed that Apple was being honest with its claims of battery life while using LTE. While he got...
Early new iPad reviews: great screen, epic 4G battery life
iPad 5 Estimated to Be 15% Thinner, 25% Lighter Than Current iPad
Belkin launches 2000 mAh 'Grip Power Battery Case' for iPhone 5
Apple moves 3 million third-generation iPads over launch weekend

Photos of iPhone 5 Clone Circulating as Alleged 'iPhone 5S'

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Last week, Chinese site sjbbs.zol.com.cn posted several photos (via The Times of India) of what was alleged to be the iPhone 5S in production. Despite the fact that the device is clearly an iPhone 5 clone, the photos have been widely circulating today. The photos show a device with an...
Photos of iPhone 5 Clone Circulating as Alleged 'iPhone 5S'

Cambridge University To Open Graphene R&D Centre With Backing from Nokia, Plastic Logic & Others, Plus £12M+ U.K. Government Grant

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Material scientists and nanotechnologists get very excited about the potential of graphene — a one-atom-thick sheet of bonded carbon atoms which is exceptionally strong, lightweight and flexible and is a better conductor than silicon  – but they are not the only ones to see huge potential in it. Nokia, Plastic Logic, Philips,...
Cambridge University To Open Graphene R&D Centre With Backing from Nokia, Plastic Logic & Others, Plus £12M+ U.K. Government Grant
Mophie launches Powerstation Pro mobile charger, with 6,000mAh of power (hands-on)
iPhone 5 deconstructed: packed with power efficient parts

LG reveals its Optimus G flagship: 1.5GHz quad-core CPU and 4.7-inch screen

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After teasing the handset last week, LG has just revealed its next flagship smartphone: the LG Optimus G. Set to ship in Korea and Japan next month, the Optimus G is packing some serious specs. To start, the Optimus G features a 1.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, 4.7-inch (1280×768...
LG reveals its Optimus G flagship: 1.5GHz quad-core CPU and 4.7-inch screen

Leaked iPad 3 Rear Shell, Display, and Dock Connector Cable Matched Together

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Last week, repair firm iLab Factory posted a photo of a Sharp display that was said to carry a resolution of 2048x1536 in a 9.7-inch size and be targeted for the iPad 3. The company now reports (via 9to5Mac) that it has obtained the rear shell and dock connector cable...
Leaked iPad 3 Rear Shell, Display, and Dock Connector Cable Matched Together
Nintendo to start selling expanded battery pack for Wii U GamePad
Report: Asus PadFone hands-on at MWC 2012, ‘Ultraportable computing device’ echoes Transformer Pad

The New Droid RAZR Family: Hands On

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We just spent a little bit of time with the new Droid RAZR family: the Droid RAZR M, RAZR HD and RAZR HD MAXX. The RAZR M features a 4.3-inch qHD Super AMOLED Advanced display, while the HD and HD MAXX feature 4.7-inch 720p Super AMOLED HD displays. PenTile...
The New Droid RAZR Family: Hands On

Silicon nanotube lithium-ion battery stores 10 times more power, lasts 6,000 charges

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A Stanford team, led by the battery master himself — Yi Cui — has developed a new lithium-ion battery electrode that still works at 85% capacity after 6,000 charge/discharge cycles, compared to current lithium-ion batteries (found in your laptop, iPad, smartphone) that are usually depleted after around 1,000 charges. The...
Silicon nanotube lithium-ion battery stores 10 times more power, lasts 6,000 charges

Teardown of New Mid-2013 MacBook Air Reveals Smaller SSD, Increased Battery Capacity

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The teardown experts at iFixit have just taken apart the new 13-inch Mid-2013 MacBook Air that was announced at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference keynote yesterday, and while there aren't too many drastic changes in the internals there are a few differences that are worth noting. The team found that the...
Teardown of New Mid-2013 MacBook Air Reveals Smaller SSD, Increased Battery Capacity

Acer's new $279 C7 Chromebook runs for 6 hours, doubles down on memory

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When I reviewed Acer’s $199 C7 Chromebook, I generally liked it for the price. The biggest issue I had was the 3.5 hours of battery life: that’s simply not enough for a laptop that will be used on the go. The good news is that Acer heard those complaints about...
Acer's new $279 C7 Chromebook runs for 6 hours, doubles down on memory
Nokia Windows RT tablet will reportedly have a Surface-like keyboard cover, 10-hour battery life

Nissan upgrades US Leaf warranties, will 'restore' batteries that lose too much charge

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Nissan has thrown down the warranty gauntlet to other EV makers by announcing it would be the first to "restore" battery capacity if a Leaf's full charge fell below 9 out of 12 "bars" within 5 years or 60k miles. The new clause was announced by VP Andy Palmer...
Nissan upgrades US Leaf warranties, will 'restore' batteries that lose too much charge
Voice calls over 4G LTE networks are battery killers

Lenovo IdeaPhone P770 stuffs 29-hour battery and Jelly Bean into a lower-cost smartphone

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Motorola may face a new contender to the Droid RAZR MAXX HD's battery capacity crown. Lenovo's quietly introduced IdeaPhone P770 at least theoretically challenges its American counterpart by cramming a 3,500mAh lithium polymer battery into a thicker 11.9mm (0.47-inch) body. That's 200mAh more than Motorola's energy champion, and enough...
Lenovo IdeaPhone P770 stuffs 29-hour battery and Jelly Bean into a lower-cost smartphone

Apple to Introduce Third MacBook Line with Retina Display at WWDC?

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KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo today issued a new report outlining his belief that Apple's thinner, Retina-equipped Mac notebook will arrive next week as a new model, referring to the machine simply as a "MacBook". Kuo believes that this MacBook will be offered alongside upgraded versions of the existing 13-inch...
Apple to Introduce Third MacBook Line with Retina Display at WWDC?
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Nissan Leaf owners can get their batteries refreshed under new warranty options
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