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Battery Eater Munches On Remaining Power

The Battery Eater, by David Dear, sucks the remaining juice from AA batteries. He's magnetic, so you stick him on the fridge, throw in a battery, and...
September 28, 2007

Rechargable Batteries Run On What?

Urine! That's right folks, the NoPoPo (!!!) batteries from Japan can be recharged using your own bodily fluid (or any other that's primarily water). When the charge...
September 11, 2007

Sony's Bio Battery Runs On Sugar

Sony has unveiled a prototype battery that generates electricity from sugar. The model displayed generates approximately 50 milliwatts from the four 1.5" cells, enough to power a...
September 6, 2007

Pirate Vs. Ninja Batteries

Think Geek has come out with both pirate and ninja batteries, because, well, when it comes to powering electronics, sometimes a stupid bunny just doesn't cut it....
September 5, 2007

Cell Phone Runs on Single AA Battery

Willcom and Sanyo got together to develop this thing, a cell phone that runs off of a single AA battery. Which, with no screen or anything, doesn't...
August 28, 2007

Laptop Fire Case Study

Well by now I'm sure you're aware that laptops and cell phones have been blowing up all over the place recently, and I present to you this...
August 27, 2007

Man's Cell Phone Explodes

In cell phone news, a man's Nokia 2115i apparently exploded an hour and a half after he connected it to it's AC charger at home. Now I'm...
August 20, 2007

Turn your AA into a D

For $5 this battery converter will turn your AA-size battery into a D-size battery. It won't last nearly as long, but It's better than nothing. Besides, how...
February 16, 2007