NEC organic radical battery

It’s not every day that I get overly excited about a new breakthrough in technology, a so-called “innovation” or a “revolutionary achievement”. Over the years, I have seen many things... that didn’t blow me off my feet, but today I have to bow in front of NEC.

The Japanese-based multinational IT company is currently working on an ultra thin (no, scratch that, rather super-ult...

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The Samsung Galaxy S3 is not yet here, and it might be a while before we get to see Sammy’s future flagship up for sale, so for the time being, the Galaxy Nexus is still the number one Android... Ice Cream Sandwich on the market (at least until the HTC One X lands).

If you haven’t yet purchased the Galaxy Nexus, either because you were a bit phased by its not-so-affordable price or becaus...

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It’s very frustrating to run out of battery power at a time when you’d need your Android phone or tablet to run a bit longer for more urgent tasks.  If you’re near a power... outlet and you have your charger cable with you, then you’re in luck.  But, what about those times when you’re on the go?

There are several tools and apps that can help you optimiz...

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If you’re like us, you probably check the battery status on your Samsung phone a dozen times a day, and breathe a sigh of relief when you see a green indicator instead of a red one. Consider... it a quirk of living the modern life, where one depends on gadgets and gizmos that still run on, unfortunately, on non-nuclear batteries.

Things are even worse when your device comes with a prop...

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You know those free apps that you prefer over the paid ones because they are, umm, free? Well, not only do they force you to look at mobile ads every second or two, but, according to a team... of researchers, they also take a high toll on your Android smartphone’s battery. The researchers analysed how Android apps use the battery and concluded that the ad-serving processes that run i...

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Modern smartphones are often plagued by less than stellar battery performance, which sometimes makes a full day usage of the device impossible. The core of this problem lies in the fact that... battery technology is still lagging behind the evolution of other smartphone internal components, such as the display, processor, or graphics chip.

If you’re a multi-tasker who refuses to...

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Many Android smartphones are notorious for having poor battery life.  Most handset these days are provided with rechargeable batteries that could last a day or two, depending on the materials... used or how the device is being used. The sole culprit behind the mammoth battery consumption lies in the Android operating system itself, as it was designed to continuously synchronize data and informa...

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Yes, we know. The iPhone is the best selling smartphone in history. Does that make it the best? Does it have the latest and greatest technological innovations inside? Sure, it’s a beautifully... crafted device for people that love what technology can do, but perhaps don’t necessarily want it to be too technical. It’s difficult to sum up why it is so popular without being offensive or obtu...

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Throughout the years, many smartphone users have always been bothered with the issue of their device running out of battery life too quickly. It has even reached instances wherein the smartphone... user resorts to deleting unnecessary apps or even switching off some settings on their phone just so they can conserve their battery. This has been a major issue with smartphone users either on Android, i...