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Anker’s new battery can charge your phone, Tesla Model S, or phased plasma rifle in the 40-watt range

Posted on 05/18 02:54 in Shows | 0

If you own a modern smartphone, chances are you’ve run short of battery power at least occasionally and had to scrabble for an outlet at an inconvenient time.The practical use cases for the Anker, zombie apocalypse jokes notwithstanding, are situations where you need significant portable power for limited periods of time.

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Microsoft will fix Surface Pro 3 systems with badly deteriorating battery life

Posted on 07/28 16:14 in Shows | 0

If you’ve got a Surface Pro 3 with battery life problems, you may be in luck.The problem occurs in Surface Pro 3 devices with batteries manufactured by Simplo, according to ZDNet.

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MG releases portable charging station aimed at businesses

Posted on 08/12 04:51 in More | 0

For anyone who’s ever had their phone die while out on a Pokemon GO excursion, MG may have a solution.The Novi Portable Charging Station charges eight portable battery packs wirelessly with LunaPulse technology.

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New MIT study claims ‘range anxiety’ fears about electric vehicles are overblown

Posted on 08/17 22:49 in Shows | 0

One of the most significant perceived issues around electric vehicles (EVs) is so-called “range anxiety” or the fear that the vehicle won’t have enough stored power to handle daily driving.One problem with nailing down range anxiety, however, is that you have to understand the particular circumstances people face.

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Oculus disables Gear VR on the Galaxy Note 7 as Samsung kills the phone permanently

Posted on 10/11 23:36 in Shows | 0

It’s not clear how many Note 7 devices actually have a safety problem, but Samsung’s various partners are treating the situation extremely seriously.This is being treated across the internet as the effective death of the Note 7.

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Microsoft breaks its word to Surface Pro 3 buyers, won’t repair defective batteries at previously promised price

Posted on 10/18 13:55 in Shows | 0

When Microsoft launched the Surface Pro 3, it was fairly proud of the hardware.” If the battery failed, Pinay promised, Microsoft would replace it if the failure occurred during the warranty period.

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Samsung allegedly tried to bribe man not to talk about his exploding Galaxy Note 7

Posted on 10/19 14:16 in Shows | 0

As more information has surfaced about the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, the argument that the company acted swiftly and properly with its initial recall has wound up increasingly tarnished.There’s another wrinkle to the story, though — one that suggests Samsung’s marketing team was trying to squelch reporting on the problem while its engineers frantically tried to find the flaw.

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Apple's iOS 10.1.1 update is causing huge battery life problems for some users

Posted on 11/30 22:46 in Shows | 0

No OS update is ever perfect, but Apple’s iOS 10 initially launched to strong reviews and fewer reports of problems than we’ve seen with some of Apple’s other launches.Part of the problem appears to be related to battery charge monitoring — News.

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Apple now investigating Consumer Reports MacBook Pro battery life results

Posted on 12/27 16:20 in Shows | 0

What we know is that some Apple buyers have reported abnormally low battery life ever since the new MacBooks launched.First, there’s the fact that Apple’s battery life estimates are typically extremely good.

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Nintendo Switch battery can be replaced by Nintendo at a cost

Posted on 01/30 13:52 in More | 0

The battery of Nintendo Switch is not removable by the user, but Nintendo is planning to offer a paid battery replacement service via its customer services department, updated Switch technical specs have revealed.The tech specs reveal a battery capacity of 4310mAh, with the note: "The internal battery cannot be removed.

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Nintendo Switch battery life put to the test

Posted on 02/24 14:08 in More | 0

You can expect to get around three hours of real world battery life from the Nintendo Switch when solidly playing launch title The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, reports GameSpot.Armed with several Switch units, GameSpot tested two scenarios from the starting point of a full charge.

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Nintendo Switch Battery Beats iPads And PlayStation Vita

Posted on 02/27 13:23 in Deals | 0

Nintendo Switch lasts longer than iPad Air and PlayStation Vita in this continuous battery test.With this in mind an important challenge for the Switch in handheld mode is just how long the battery will last.

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New solid-state battery chemistry with glass electrolyte delivers 3 times the capacity

Posted on 03/08 16:26 in Shows | 0

Normally it’s a pretty solid assumption that whatever “revolutionary new battery chemistry” has just hit the news is going to crash and burn — sometimes literally.Now there’s a new battery chemistry in town, and it comes from the mind of John B.

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The Nintendo Switch Is A Great Console But It Needs To Resolve Two Major Issues

Posted on 03/12 19:01 in Deals | 0

After playing with my Nintendo Switch for over a week now, it’s clear that this is a great little console but it has two major issues that need resolving to ensure its long term success.However, there are still issues that could seriously hamper the Switch’s competitiveness if they are not resolved.

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