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Toyota is extending warranties on EV batteries because they’re lasting so long

Previously covered for eight years and 100,000 miles the new warranty is extended to 10 years and 150,000 miles. This extension is valid for all 2020 Toyota hybrids.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Toyota, Battery, Warranty, Hybrid, Automotive News


Creators of modern rechargeable batteries share Nobel prize

If you had to slip a couple AAs into your smartphone every morning to check your email, browse Instagram, and text your friends, chances are the mobile revolution would not have been quite so revolutionary. Fortunately the rechargeable lithium-ion battery was invented — a decades-long task for which three men have just been awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. The prize this year honors M. Stanley Whittingham, John Goodenough, and Akira Yoshino, all of whom contributed to the development of wha...
Tags: Gadgets, Science, Tech, Batteries, Battery, Whittingham, John Goodenough, Nobel Prize, Lithium-ion, Akira Yoshino, Stanley Whittingham John Goodenough, Fred Gamble


Piston Slap: Unfit to Charge a Fit?

TTAC regular Ronnie Schreiber writes: Sajeev, Tonight, while driving on the interstate, the tire pressure warning light came on in my ’15 Honda Fit, then the ESC light came on, then the power steering warning light came on, and then the info display said to check the charging system. Everything seemed to be working just […] The post Piston Slap: Unfit to Charge a Fit? appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Autos, Honda, Battery, News Blog, Piston Slap, TTAC, Honda Fit, Ronnie Schreiber, Car battery, Electrical Issues, 2015 Honda Fit, Charging Problems, Small Battery, Weak Battery


How to See Battery Percentage on iPhone 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max

iPhone 11 Pro Max Battery On iPhone 8 and earlier, you can choose to show the battery percentage in the status bar of your iPhone. To see the remaining battery, you need to go to Settings > Battery and turn on “Battery Percentage” toggle. However, the same isn’t possible on newer iPhones including iPhone X, XR, XS, XS Max, and iPhone 11 series. That’s because the new iPhones feature a wide notch or cutout at the top and hence there isn’t enough space to display the battery percentage icon. Che...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Siri, Blogging, Tips, Battery, Qi, Max, How To's, Siri How, iPhone 11, Ios 13, Iphone 11 Pro


Dave East Slapped With Misdemeanor Battery Citation After Las Vegas Threesome Turns Violent

Dave East tried to entertain two women in Vegas, but got a misdemeanor battery citation instead. Following his show at Drai’s Nightclub on Saturday in Las Vegas, the rapper invited two women back to his Delana Las Vegas hotel room for a threesome. However, his fantasy turned into a nightmare when something went really wrong. Police got involved, battery citations were handed out and a CAT scan was ordered. According to the police report obtained by TMZ, East claims that during the sexual encount...
Tags: Celebs, Dave, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Las Vegas, Battery, East, Dave East, Richman, Drai s Nightclub, Stacey Richman, Delana Las Vegas, Dave Another


Nikon confirms some authorised retailers were selling counterfeit EN-EL15b batteries

Last week, B&H emailed customers who’d purchased EN-EL15b batteries from them. They said that some of the batteries were “subpar”. It was suspected that this was a euphemism for fake, and according to a statement released by Nikon to DPReview, the suspicions were correct. We have been made aware that some customers who purchased individual […] The post Nikon confirms some authorised retailers were selling counterfeit EN-EL15b batteries appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, Nikon, Battery, B&h, EN-EL15b, Fake Batteries


Learn how to boost your smartphone battery life with these tips

Our smartphones are an integral part of everyday life, but to keep them functioning at their best for the long haul, it's critical to preserve battery life. Here are some easy steps you can take every day to boost your phone's battery life. The post Learn how to boost your smartphone battery life with these tips appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Android, Mobile, Trends, How-to, Battery Life, Battery, Battery Care, Battery Saving Tips


Does Turning Off My Smartphone Affect Its Health?

As I was picking the letter for this week’s edition of Tech 911, I was reminded of how happy I am that my house has solar panels. This means I can leave most of my devices on during the day, charging away, and not feel guilty about how much electricity I’d be wasting otherwise. Read more...
Tags: Hardware, Smartphone, Tablet, Lifehacks, Battery, reStart, Power Cycling


B&H offers free replacements for “subpar” (fake) Nikon EN-EL15b batteries

B&H has sent out an email to customers who recently purchased Nikon EN-EL15b batteries. Nikon Rumors posted a screenshot of the email, which states that they received a “subpar” batch of batteries, and as they have no way to know which customers received which batteries, they’re sending out replacements to everybody, and advising that you […] The post B&H offers free replacements for “subpar” (fake) Nikon EN-EL15b batteries appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Nikon, Battery, Nikon Rumors, B&h, EN-EL15b, Fake Batteries


The Chargetech 124K is a beast of a power station with a 124,000mAh battery

Is that a power bank in your pocket or are you just happy to see me? That was my first thought when I was introduced to this beast delivering over 462Wh of power. That’s right, 124,800mAh at 3.7V. Now don’t get me wrong, I love power. I always have a Xiaomi 20,000mAh in my backpack and […] The post The Chargetech 124K is a beast of a power station with a 124,000mAh battery appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Reviews, Photography, Battery, Power Bank, Travel Photogapher, Portable Battery Charger, Chargetech, Chargetech 124K


Tesla’s recent Model S fires prompt the company to update its battery software

Following two Model S incidents where the cars caught fire while parked, Tesla has started pushing out an update for Model S and Model X batteries to improve their safety. The company is still investigating the cause of the fires. The post Tesla’s recent Model S fires prompt the company to update its battery software appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Tesla, Battery, Software Update


Energizer's Gigantic Battery Phone Just Ran Out of Juice

Earlier this year, the Energizer Power Max P18K Pop made a splash at Mobile World Congress thanks to its massive size and 18,000mAh battery. But while everyone wants better battery life on their smartphones, it turns out no one wants it so bad that they’d be willing to lug around an inch-thick brick. Today, the…Read more...
Tags: Science, Smartphones, Battery Life, Battery, Mobile World Congress, Energizer, Energizer Power Max P18K Pop, It Did Not Keep Going And Going And Going


Driving A Tesla Results In More Co2 Than A Mercedes Diesel Car, Study Finds

Driving A Tesla Results In More CO2 Than A Mercedes Diesel Car, Study Finds A Tesla Model 3 is touted as a zero-emissions car by government regulators, but it actually results in more carbon dioxide than a comparable diesel-powered car, according to a recent study. When the CO2 emi...
Tags: Tesla, Sem, Co2, Wall Street Journal, Battery, Radio Show, Teslas, IFO, MERCEDES DIESEL CAR, Zero-emissions Car


A battery-free pacemaker harvests and stores energy from heartbeats

Researchers in China and the United States have developed a new battery-free pacemaker which gathers its required electricity from the energy of heartbeats. Here's why that's so exciting. The post A battery-free pacemaker harvests and stores energy from heartbeats appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, China, Trends, United States, Battery, Health & Fitness, Emerging Tech, Pacemaker


G Herbo Arrested in Atlanta & Charged With Battery for Allegedly Assaulting His Baby Mama Ari, Who is Pregnant With Gervonta Davis’ Baby

Chicago rapper G Herbo was arrested in Atlanta Wednesday (Apr. 17) after getting into an argument with his baby mama, Ariana Fletcher, that allegedly turned physical.According to TMZ, police said Herbo (real name: Herbert Wright) and Ari got into a shouting match Wednesday morning, but at some point, Herbo physically assaulted Ari.Police said Herbo then fled the location with their son, but later returned, and after speaking with officers, he was arrested for simple battery.Police said Ariana su...
Tags: Celebs, Crime, Celebrity Arrests, Mugshots, Atlanta, Chicago, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Battery, Ari, Ariana, Fulton County, G Herbo, Herbo, Mugshot Madness


G Herbo Arrested in Atlanta & Charged With Battery for Allegedly Assaulting His Baby Mama Ari

Chicago rapper G Herbo was arrested in Atlanta Wednesday (Apr. 17) after getting into an argument with his baby mama, Ariana Fletcher, that allegedly turned physical.According to TMZ, police said Herbo (real name: Herbert Wright) and Ari got into a shouting match Wednesday morning, but at some point, Herbo physically assaulted Ari.Police said Herbo then fled the location with their son, but later returned, and after speaking with officers, he was arrested for simple battery.Police said Ariana su...
Tags: Celebs, Crime, Celebrity Arrests, Mugshots, Atlanta, Chicago, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Battery, Ari, Ariana, Fulton County, G Herbo, Herbo, Mugshot Madness


A look at new power banks from OmniCharge and Fuse Chicken

When you’ve been doing this job long enough, you start to develop strange interests (though some might compellingly argue that strange interests are a prerequisite). Lately for me it’s been power banks. Quite possibly the least sexy product in all of consumer electronics outside of the ever-ubiquitous dongle. I don’t know what to tell you. Blame the fact that I’m traveling every other week for this job. There are also all of the liveblogs from years’ past that got cut off in the last few minutes...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Hardware, Tech, Macbook, Battery, Anker, Power Bank, Fuse Chicken, Omnicharge


AI Is the New Secret Weapon in the Quest for Better Batteries

Compared to all the electronics that power the tiny computer in your pocket; battery technology is downright disappointing. Not only does your smartphone need charging every day, but in a few years, its battery will be barely able to hold a charge at all. So how long will your device last? Researchers at Standford…Read more...
Tags: Science, Stanford, Tech, Research, Power, Mit, Batteries, Battery, Stanford University, Consumer Tech, Massachusetts Institute Of Technology, Better Batteries, Standford


You will never need to charge a smartwatch again, if new EU project succeeds

A new EU research project has launched into finding a new way of powering wearable devices, with the intention of using an energy harvesting system to ensure we never have to charge one up ever again. The post You will never need to charge a smartwatch again, if new EU project succeeds appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Eu, Wearable Tech, Battery, Energy Harvesting, fraunhofer FEP, Smart2go


Get Apple to Repair Your iPhone, Even With a Third-Party Battery

If you replaced your iPhone battery with a third-party alternative and need your device repaired, you’re in luck: Apple will now service iPhones with third-party batteries, MacRumors reports.Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Repairs, Lifehacks, Battery


When battery manufacturers make smartphones…

This isn’t really what I had in mind when I was complaining about how my phone’s battery didn’t last long enough, but I guess Energizer’s product does count as a solution to the smartphone’s battery problem.This is the Energizer Power Max P18K Pop. I wouldn’t go so far as to call it a smartphone, but it certainly has smartphone-like features. The Energizer Power Max P18K Pop, according to the guys at The Verge, is a massive 18,000 mAh battery with a smartphone attached to it. Measuring at a stag...
Tags: Design, Phone, Smartphone, Cellphones, Battery, Mobile World Congress, Power Bank, Product Design, Energizer, Energizer Power Max P18K Pop, Power Max P18K Pop, Energizer Power Max, 18000


Bow Wow’s Team Says Kiyomi Leslie Started the Fight That Landed Them Both in Jail, and SHE Was the Aggressor

A representative for Bow Wow is claiming that his ex, Kiyomi Leslie, is the one who started the fight early Saturday morning (Feb. 2) that got them both arrested, and she was the main aggressor throughout the physical altercation.The pair—who chronicled their relationship last season on We TV’s Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta—had apparently rekindled things recently, but were keeping it on the low, according to The Shade Room.The day after the incident that made headlines and saw them both behind bar...
Tags: Celebs, Fights, Celebrity Arrests, Atlanta, Domestic Violence, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Bow Wow, Battery, Celebrity Couples, Kiyomi, Dysfunctional Couples, Kiyomi Leslie


Bow Wow’s Team Says Kyomi Leslie Started the Fight That Landed Them Both in Jail, and SHE Was the Aggressor

A representative for Bow Wow is claiming that his ex, Kyomi Leslie, is the one who started the fight early Saturday morning (Feb. 2) that got them both arrested, and she was the main aggressor throughout the physical altercation.The pair—who chronicled their relationship last season on We TV’s Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta—had apparently rekindled things recently, but were keeping it on the low, according to The Shade Room.The day after the incident that made headlines and saw them both behind bars...
Tags: Celebs, Fights, Celebrity Arrests, Atlanta, Domestic Violence, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Bow Wow, Battery, Celebrity Couples, Kyomi, Dysfunctional Couples, Kiyomi Leslie, Kyomi Leslie


Mugshot Madness: Bow Wow & Girlfriend Kiyomi Leslie Arrested for Battery After Getting Into Physical Fight

Bow Wow and his girlfriend Kyomi Leslie were BOTH arrested in Atlanta early Saturday morning after allegedly getting into a physical altercation, TMZ reports.Atlanta police said there was some sort of dispute between Bow Wow and Kyomi (real name: Leslie Holden) around 4:15 a.m. Saturday. Cops were called, and when they arrived, Leslie claimed Bow Wow had assaulted her, and Bow Wow said she had assaulted him.Both Bow Wow and Leslie sustained visible, minor injuries, police told TMZ.Cops couldn’t ...
Tags: Celebs, Crime, Instagram, Celebrity Arrests, Mugshots, Atlanta, Domestic Violence, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Bow Wow, Battery, Shaq, Trending, ATL, Leslie


Harley-Davidson LiveWire electric motorcycle debuts at CES

It may have taken five years, but Harley-Davidson’s vision for the electric motorcycle market is here and ready for pre-order. First conceptualized with a prototype in 2014, the production-ready model made its European debut at the Milan press conference of the EICMA show last November and appeared again at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas in early January. The company reports that deliveries on the sleek, speedy ride will ship in the fall, 2019 and the price tag will be $29,79...
Tags: Design, Technology, Milan, Ces, Las Vegas, Bright Ideas, Electric, Charging, Battery, Harley-davidson, Motorcycle, Consumer Electronics Show CES, Electric Motorcycle, CES2019. CES


From Google to Gates: Malta Targets Power Storage With Molten Salt

A new and unconventional power storage startup is preaching the gospel of salt and antifreeze as the long-sought answer to how to bottle up renewable electricity from intermittent solar and wind projects.Malta, based in Cambridge, MA, announced today it has graduated from Alphabet’s X, the Moonshot Factory—where it was known as Project Malta—and is heading off into the world with a $26 million Series A funding round led by Breakthrough Energy Ventures, the climate change fund led by Bill Gates....
Tags: Google, Deals, Startups, Boston, Trends, Tech, Renewable Energy, Launch, X, Bill Gates, Venture Capital, Wind, Clean Energy, Solar, Cleantech, Battery


24M, Reeling In $22M, Thinks It Has the Next Great Battery

It turns out we might have been making lithium-ion batteries all wrong this whole time.That’s at least what Cambridge, MA-based battery startup 24M says, now having developed what it sees as the “right” way.The company, a spinoff of A123 Systems, announced today it raised a $21.8 million Series D round led by Japanese companies Kyocera Group and Itochu. Long quiet, 24M is now happy to explain how over the past few years it hacked the battery’s conventional manufacturing process.24M says its big...
Tags: Deals, Startups, Boston, Trends, Tesla, Vc, Electric Vehicles, Venture Capital, Cambridge, Clean Energy, Cleantech, Factory, Kyocera, Battery, A123 Systems, Itochu


Conserve Your Mac's Battery Power With This Keyboard Setting

Whenever I fly, I always end up dialing the brightness down on my laptop to its lowest possible setting. In some cases, I’m straining my eyes to be able to see what’s on the screen, but it’s worth it for the precious few extra minutes of battery life I might get while I’m in the air and away from power.Read more...
Tags: Mac, Keyboard, Lifehacks, Battery Life, Battery


Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds Unleashes Epic Campaign

PUBG Corporation(PUBG Corp.) has collaborated with Battery, the fast-growing independent creative advertising agency based in Hollywood, and RSA Films to create an ambitious global campaign for the launch of the Sony Playstation4 version of the popular digital game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. The centerpiece of the campaign is Pan-demonium, a long-form social film produced by RSA Films and directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts, whose work includes the feature film Kong: Skull Islandand a variety of...
Tags: Hollywood, Technology, Video Games, Advertising, Scott Brown, Sony, Jordan, Nick Robinson, Battery, Skywalker, Jason Mitchell, RSA Films, Jordan Vogt Roberts, Vogt Roberts, Chung Hoon Chung, PUBG


How to replace your iPhone’s battery

Want to get your iPhone's battery replaced? There are a couple ways to go about doing so, but they'll all either cost a bit of time or a bit of money. Here's how to replace your iPhone's battery. The post How to replace your iPhone’s battery appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Mobile, Trends, Battery