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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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 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.”
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.
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.
Vaping vs Smoking: Replacing One Bad Habit For Another?
Exploding Batteries? When e-cigarettes first began to gain popularity, shortly after their release in 2007, numerous complaints have been lodged regarding the batteries of e-cigarettes and vapes .
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.
Phone Overheating? Use Our Guide to End The Problem!
problem: Back of cell phone If it’s the back part of your cell phone that seems to be causing trouble, then the likelihood is that it’s the battery that’s on its way out.
The Worst Timing - Funny!
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How to Choose the Perfect Laptop For Your Needs!
These giants’ biggest downfalls are the weight (often 7lb or more), and a much lower battery life.
Here are Some Tools That Make Travel Easy and Efficient
From portable chargers for your phones to your car battery and even a multipurpose chip that fits in your wallet. Don't miss out on these handy items!
Who Knew That Aluminum Foil Had So Many Extra Uses?!
Fix devices that work on batteries One of the most common problems in battery operated devices is that the little spring in the battery compartment loses its elasticity and becomes flat, which prevents the battery from connecting to it well enough to operate the device.
Ambitious Company Aims to Build Zero-Emissions Airplane
The startup company is banking on battery technology continuing to develop at its current rapid rate. The ECO-150R, as the proposed electric plane has been named, is intended to slot into the market that is largely occupied by Boeing’s ubiquitous 737 airliner.