Power your home (or part of it) with a giant $3,000 battery from Watts

Alas, no matter how many Duracell bunnies you line up, you are unlikely to be able to get the electricity you need for your entire household. But if you pre-order...

The body’s own charged molecules could power pacemakers, say researchers

Engineers have designed a new power source for pacemakers. Powered by this biocompatible supercapacitor, live-saving medical implants could be less toxic, and last last longer, meaning fewer invasive surgeries. The post...

Watts is a huge battery that powers your home

Like Tesla’s Powerwall, Watts is a big battery that can power your home. One Watts cell can support a few small appliances including computers and...

Feeling drained? Here’s how to check, recharge, and replace your car’s dead battery

When it comes to car problems, nothing is ever convenient. It seems like your vehicle plots the perfect moment to give you grief – right when you need it most. If...

URB-E’s newest foldable electric scooter cuts the price to $899

URB-E is a foldable electric scooter that first launched in prototype-form back at CES in January 2014. Last year we checked out a version that could...

This battery is powered by bacteria

Researchers at Binghamton University in New York have created a “bacteria-powered battery on a single sheet of paper.” The project is aimed at creating batteries...

Is your Android phone’s battery always low? You’re probably using these apps

Now that we’re at the end of the year, you may have noticed that your phone isn’t lasting quite as long as it did when 2016 first began. Avast Software...

Nuclear battery could turn hazardous waste into lasting clean energy

Could nuclear waste be made great again by being used to generate electricity in a nuclear-powered battery? Researchers at the U.K.’s University of Bristol certainly think so -- and they've...

Tips to make your iPhone battery last longer (and a common myth busted)

Each iteration of the iPhone is better than the last, but not when it comes to battery life. Thankfully, these tips will allow you to squeeze more juice out of...

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Moment of truth for Google as record EU antitrust fine looms

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Google (GOOGL.O) is set to face a record-busting EU antitrust fine this week over its Android mobile operating system but...