Be Warned! This Battery Could Be a Danger to Your Home
9V batteries are quite common in the U.S. and are often used in smoke detectors, among other things. They’re quite reliable, lasting for a long time and are easy to use. There’s only one problem – they’re not as safe as you might think.
New “Massless” Battery About to Transform the Tech World
You guessed it - blame the battery. Unfortunately, batteries weigh and take up a lot of space in virtually all electronic devices, at least for now. But there is one tech innovation that promises to change that once and for all - the so-called structural battery.
Did You Know That Batteries and Magnets Can Make Magic
Using only two batteries, a few small magnets, and some wire, this "magician" conjures up a few self-sustaining motors. Our very own David Copperfield puts these household items together with quick fingers, then sits back and watches them run.
The Battery Man - Unbelievable!
Slaviša Pajkić from Požarevac, Serbia is a battery man. Slavisa was born with an extremely rare condition where he doesn't sweat and has thick skin, thus increasing his resistance of his skin. Increasing resistance means less current will run through his internals, as voltage/resistance = current.
Wow, I Never Knew it Was This Easy to Check a Battery!
Has your TV remote stopped working and you don't have any new batteries to use? Here's a quick way to check if a battery you have lying around will do the job until you go to the store again!
Tips That'll Drastically Improve Your Phone's Battery Life
Thankfully, we know some very handy ways to decrease battery usage, and enable your phone to survive on low battery for a decent period of time. There are some physical tweaks that could give you more juice out of that 10-15% battery power that you have left.
Your Phone Battery Doesn’t Last All Day? This Might Be Why
If you have an older phone, chances are that the battery itself is to blame since any battery is bound to fade and lose its capacity with age. However, in most cases, it's actually customizable elements like settings and features of your phone themselves that are draining your phone's battery.
Battery Recycling: Learn All the Neat Tricks You Can Use!
Batteries are hard to get rid of and must be recycled the right way, which is a real pain. But before you dispose of them, watch this video, as batteries are more than just a single-use item.
The Truth Behind Misleading Phone Charging Myths
I think it's a pretty good bet that the two scariest words for any cell phone user are "low battery".
Did You Know These Cell Phone Facts Are All Totally False?
If you own a smartphone, you know the struggle of battery-life and performance issues in older models. Most of us were also told that there are certain ways we should treat our devices in order to keep them working in peak condition, preserve battery, etc.
Everything You Think About Hybrid Cars is About to Change...
The whole car, along with its 324-cell lithium-ion high density battery pack, only weights 1,490 kg (3,280 lb). The advanced technology of the battery enables it to be charged by the engine or through a plug-in equipment, and can be fully charged in just two hours.
A Guide to Everything That Affects Your Phone’s Longevity
The battery, of course, is the most common one. However, there are a few other things that affect your phone’s longevity that you ought to know about. Find out more in this video.
We Might See Electric Planes as Soon as 2024!
As battery technology continues to improve and develop, we can expect to see Musk’s prototype as soon as 3 to 4 years from now! But Tesla isn’t the only company that has big plans for these futuristic planes.
How the Cold Winter Months Affect Your Car & What To Do
Dead Battery A dead battery is among the most prevalent of car problems that you are likely to experience in the winter. When temperatures drop below freezing point, your car battery gets overworked.
If You Do This, Then You Could Be Damaging Your Phone...
You might end up knocking your charging port out of alignment, causing a whole plethora of charging and battery issues. 4. Letting your battery fully empty According to Samsung, “Overall, and for optimal long-term results, you should keep your phone charged between 40 and 80 percent at all times.”
Warning! It Can Be Illegal to Dump These 8 Items
Rechargeable Batteries You may know that ordinary batteries are no longer considered a household hazard, which means that they can be thrown in the trash, but should you do it?
In the Market For a New Smartphone? Read This Guide!
Some might be turned off due to a lack of a microSD card slot and a relatively short battery life, but the OnePlus5 still offers fantastic value for money. [related_articles] 3.
If Your Computer Is Not Working, Here's What to Do
. • If possible, unplug the laptop, remove the battery and check it for visible damage, then plug the battery back into the laptop, plug the power adapter in and try again.
10 Popular Tech Myths You Need To Stop Believing Now
Putting a battery in a freezer can extend its life This is one of those myths that has confused many of us. We all know that heat can certainly impact the life of a battery. But what about cold temperatures? We have all heard stories of how putting a battery in a freezer can extend its life.
10 Hidden Android Settings Everyone Needs to Know!
Control Battery Use Android now optimizes apps so that they won’t drain the battery as much. For example, your email app can still run in the background, checking for updates, but it does so less frequently. However, you can exempt particular apps if you always want them to run at full throttle.
10 Practical Smartphone Tips and Features Few People Know
Check if your TV remote control has a low battery It can be difficult to understand why a remote doesn't work or seems to work worse than before. To rule out the most common reason behind these problems, which is low batteries in the remote, simply follow these steps.
Replace Your Smartphone if It’s Showing Any of These Signs
The battery is draining way too quickly The first sign that your phone might be on a downward spiral is when its battery starts draining way too quickly.
Take a Look at Some of the Oldest Electric Cars in History
When we think of electric cars we almost instantly picture fancy futuristic, battery-powered vehicles that we can drive with abandon. While electric cars continue rising in popularity today, they were introduced more than 100 years ago.
Self Taught African Teen Amazes M.I.T!
15-Year-Old Kelvin Doe is an engineering whiz living in Sierra Leone who scours the trash bins for spare parts, which he uses to build batteries, generators and transmitters.