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OtterBox's New Rechargeable Controller Batteries Are Hot Swappable So You'll Never Need to Stop Playing

Swappable batteries mean your rechargeable gaming controller isn’t knocked out of commission for a few hours when the battery dies, but that also means you’ll have to disconnect from a console for a few moments to pop in a fresh one. Or does it? OtterBox’s new Power Swap Controller Batteries can be swapped in and out…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Science, Technology, Microsoft, Articles, Electrical Engineering, Otterbox, Electric Power, AA battery, Xbox 360 controller, Haptic Technology, Electric Battery, Video Game Controllers, Technology Internet, Playstation 3 Accessories


Brilliant Battery Adapter Lets You Power Small Devices Over USB

If sacrificing the portability of a small device is outweighed by the inconvenience of having to feed it a constant supply of replaceable batteries, a clever adapter has popped up on Kickstarter that converts a battery-powered device to USB power, and it’s as easy to use as popping in a fresh pair of AAs.Read more...
Tags: Science, Usb, AC Adapter, Battery Charger, Internet Protocols, Usb On The Go, Computer Networking, Electric Battery, Technology Internet, Electrical Connectors


A New 3D Printer Can Produce On-Demand Batteries

The Sakuu Corporation, a California-based company backed by Musashi Seimitsu, has announced a new 3D printing system that can print large electric vehicle batteries on demand. The system uses new techniques to create solid-state batteries that are lighter and smaller than traditional lithium-ion batteries.Read more...
Tags: Electric Vehicle, Science, California, Environment, 3d Printing, Rechargeable Batteries, Lithium Ion Battery, Types, Ontology, Sarah Saunders, Industrial Processes, Battery Types, Electric Vehicle Battery, Electric Battery, Technology Internet, Sakuu Corporation


Adding Wireless Charging to a 46-Year-Old Calculator Shows Off Incredible Devotion to a Gadget

Even if you’re obsessed with owning the latest and greatest tech, there’s probably still an older gadget you still have a soft spot for. Maybe it’s the original Game Boy, or a classic PDA? For Jan Rychter, it’s a Hewlett-Packard HP-25 calculator, which they recently upgraded so it was compatible with at least one …Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Rechargeable Batteries, Electrical Engineering, Calculator, Hewlett Packard HP, Office Equipment, Inductive Charging, Battery Electricity, Electric Battery, Technology Internet, HP 25, Nickelcadmium Battery, HP 35, Packard HP 25, N Battery


Elon Musk Is Reportedly Plugging a Giant Battery Into Texas

If the Texas power crisis taught us anything, it’s that the state has some serious infrastructure issues that not even the state’s regulators are prepared to fix. Thankfully, everyone’s favorite high-profile Twitter troll, Elon Musk, might have a plan: a giant battery ready to plug more than 16,000 homes’ worth of…Read more...
Tags: Elon Musk, Texas, Science, Environment, Cars, Tesla, Tesla Model S, Tesla Model 3, Electric Reliability Council of Texas, Motor Vehicles, Battery Electric Vehicles, Hatchbacks, Tesla Inc, Sports Sedans, Car Classifications, Electric Battery


EVs Are Gaining Steam. Here's What Will Happen To All Those Dead Batteries

Volkswagen announced a pilot program for EV battery recycling in Salzgitter, Germany, and it’s about time one of the biggest carmakers started addressing the inevitable EV question: What about the batteries?Read more...
Tags: Science, Recycling, Volkswagen, Electric Car, Rechargeable Batteries, Lithium Ion Battery, Lithium, Battery Electric Vehicles, Salzgitter Germany, Battery Recycling, Battery Electricity, Battery Types, Electric Vehicle Battery, Electric Battery