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iPhone 5 teardown reveals finished internals for the first time

Nexus 4 wireless charger now on sale for $60 at Google Play Store

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When the Nexus 4 was first announced, we had a glimpse of a wireless charging dock that was meant to go with it. Well, good news for folks in the United States, as the induction dock has just popped up on the Play Store and Nexus 4 owners can...
Nexus 4 wireless charger now on sale for $60 at Google Play Store

Meet the Man With iPhone-Controlled Bionic Arms

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Back in 2008, Jason Koger had the misfortune of running over a downed power line on his four-wheeler, being shocked with 7,200 volts of electricity, and ultimately having both his hands amputated. Now, he's had the good luck to get a pair of new ones that can be controlled...
Meet the Man With iPhone-Controlled Bionic Arms

One Reason Apple May Make A Bigger iPhone: Battery Size

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A bigger box means more room for more power. Rumors about Apple's next iPhone continue to roll in, but one of the more persistent ones right now is that among the devices released for 2012 will be a bigger format iPhone sporting a larger screen. Given that there's an...
One Reason Apple May Make A Bigger iPhone: Battery Size

Eton announces Boost line, lets you crank your way to a charged phone

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Is your cell phone dead and there's nary an outlet in sight? It's not an issue if you're feeling zesty and also toting a BoostTurbine hand charger, which Eton just announced as part of its new portable charger lineup. The BoostTurbine2000 and 1000 model numbers denote the mAh of...
Eton announces Boost line, lets you crank your way to a charged phone

Modded Nexus 7 shows why some phone and tablet loudspeakers are better than others (video)

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We never used to take the speakers in phones or tablets very seriously. Frankly, we're not sure manufacturers did either. But the old assumption that tiny = tinny is starting to seem a bit unfair. Last year, Dutch chip-maker NXP released a new type of mobile audio component --...
Modded Nexus 7 shows why some phone and tablet loudspeakers are better than others (video)
Chevy Volt production to be stopped for five weeks due to poor sales
NASA develops speedy vacuum tube prototype for computers in space
In largest automotive Klout perk, Chevy loans Volts to consumers in 6 cities

Researchers develop cell spray to repair hearts, healthy dose of electricity included

www.engadget.com
Spray-on solutions have found a place in green technology and even in transmitting radio waves, and they're no strangers to medical research, either. Researchers at the British Heart Foundation are working on a bioelectric spray composed of heart cells to help mend that most vital of organs. Because the...
Researchers develop cell spray to repair hearts, healthy dose of electricity included
Watch 15,000 volts ripple across plywood in stunning time-lapse video

Venturi announces 300HP, €300K America all-terrain EV, coming in 2014

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erra If you feel the need to rapidly hit the great outdoors without despoiling it, Venturi just may have your ride -- provided you have about $400,000 to spare. The company just launched the America EV at the Paris Auto Show, packing a 300HP powerplant, 53 kWh lithium-ion battery...
Venturi announces 300HP, €300K America all-terrain EV, coming in 2014

HTC details micro arc oxidation, says your One S will be strong enough to forgo the case (video)

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Happen to recall the gorgeous metal HTC's using on its upcoming One S to surround its Ice Cream Sandwich-loaded core? To refresh your memory, the ceramic look and feel of its metal unibody shell is created using a process known as micro arc oxidation -- and HTC's highlighting how...
HTC details micro arc oxidation, says your One S will be strong enough to forgo the case (video)

Samsung slips into AMD's HSA party, may seek parallel processing boost for Exynos

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Trust us, this should ultimately make a lot of sense. As we already know, AMD recently set up the HSA Foundation to promote its vision for better parallel processing -- and especially GPU compute -- in mobiles and PCs. Its semi-rival ARM was one of the first big players...
Samsung slips into AMD's HSA party, may seek parallel processing boost for Exynos
Panasonic develops emergency flashlight that can be powered by (almost) any battery

U.S. Government Buys First 100 Pre-Production Chevy Volts [Rumor]

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U.S. Government Buys First 100 Pre-Production Chevy Volts [Rumor]

Rice University researchers create spray-on battery, powered bathroom tiles

www.engadget.com
Liquid solar cells are pretty neat, to be sure, but current-generating paint can be a hard color to match. Good thing, then, that researchers at Rice university have developed the perfect complement: a spray-on battery. By carefully layering five coats of specially formulated paint, the team has found a...
Rice University researchers create spray-on battery, powered bathroom tiles

Tearing Down The Pebble Reveals A 120MHz Chip, Lots Of Glue

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The Pebble smart watch is one of the most ephemeral pieces of hardware I’ve seen in a while. The watch is amazingly light and yet contains enough computing power to run a solid notifications system and, once development ramps up, any number of interesting apps. How do we know? iFixIt...
Tearing Down The Pebble Reveals A 120MHz Chip, Lots Of Glue

GM is not making enough Volts, at this rate nobody's going to get one: http://veh.cl/8v

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GM is not making enough Volts, at this rate nobody's going to get one: http://veh.cl/8v
After 2 years in a Chevy Volt, this guy is averaging 460 mpg

Photos of 'iPad Mini' Battery Reveal 16.7 Watt-Hour Capacity

www.macrumors.com
MacRumors has received a pair of photos showing what is claimed to be the battery from Apple's forthcoming "iPad mini". The photos show a battery carrying a model number of A1445 and an Apple part number of 616-0641. The battery runs at 3.72 volts, offering 16.7 Whr of energy on...
Photos of 'iPad Mini' Battery Reveal 16.7 Watt-Hour Capacity
DIY Tesla gun is real and very dangerous

Three keys to the next green business boom

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Until we see big changes like a price on carbon or an affordable, scalable source of clean energy, it's probably best to focus on small moves that can add up to a big difference. By Dan Yates FORTUNE -- The clean-tech world keeps looking for a revolution, but that kind...
Three keys to the next green business boom
Samsung's Galaxy Note 10.1 gets high repairability score in iFixit teardown

Chevrolet replacing 120-volt power cords on most Volt automobiles

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If you're one of the 10,000 or so folks who pay insurance on a Chevrolet Volt, you may have a new cable coming your way. According to The Detroit News and Yahoo! Autos, General Motors will soon be sending out replacement 120-volt charging cords for Volt automobiles, which are said...
Chevrolet replacing 120-volt power cords on most Volt automobiles

Electric plane performs taxi tests as prelude to transatlantic attempt (video)

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EV flyer Long-ESA has started high-speed taxi tests on its quest to become the first electric airplane to cross the Atlantic. Using a Long-EZ kit plane designed by Burt Rutan as a platform for the volts-only powertrain, the Flight of the Century project is the brainchild of electric enthusiast...
Electric plane performs taxi tests as prelude to transatlantic attempt (video)

Researchers successfully weave flexible batteries into fabric

www.theverge.com
Clothing with gadgets sewn into them are nothing new, but researchers at the Polytechnic School of Montreal are taking wearable electronics to a new level — textiles that are made out of batteries. The research team was able to build extremely flexible batteries by sandwiching thermoplastic materials together, omitting...
Researchers successfully weave flexible batteries into fabric
Leaked photos of iPhone 5 battery raise questions over battery life

Shockfossils: 5 million volts of electric art

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Electrons gone wild burn their way through acrylic slabs to create Shockfossils, branching works of art that capture the raw power of electricity. [Read more]...
Shockfossils: 5 million volts of electric art

Intel’s new 520 Series SSD benchmarked: Easy on the battery, great data protection and compression features

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Intel today announced the new 520 Series solid-state storage code-named Cherryville and a number of tech sites and blogs already have their reviews up. The Verge has a nice review round-up and MacWorld’s own review provides an extensive overview of the pros and cons of the device. Fabbed on Intel’s 25nm Multi-Level...
Intel’s new 520 Series SSD benchmarked: Easy on the battery, great data protection and compression features
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