ZPower laptop batteries – 40% longer life

CNBC is reporting that California-based battery company ZPower will announce it’s first product in august (after 10 years development). ZPower batteries are based on silver-zinc in stead of the currently used lithium-ion and are designed to be 85% recyclable. The batteries offer 40% more power density than lithium-ion which means that the same size battery…

Read More

$8.99 Batteries for Canon Cameras

The Canon NB-1LH battery fits most Powershot Digital Elph Cameras: S100, S110, S200, S230, S300, S330, S400, S410, and S500. If, like me, you take a lot of photos you will have realized that after a few recharges the battery starts lasting for less and less time. Mine got so bad I looked around for…

Read More

Promising new battery technology

NE Asia Online reports that NEC has developed a new type of battery called an organic radical battery that holds the same amount of power as your typical digital camera battery but can be recharged in 30 seconds (presumably only if you are connected directly to a power station as I doubt that much power…

Read More