Tag: research

New battery tech could start from stable superoxide

The search for the next great battery technology is still on. Actually, scientists have not stopped with research and development. We've seen numerous efforts...

Dunbar study says 3% of your Facebook friends actually care about you

How many Facebook friends do you have? If your answer is more than a hundred, or even more than a thousand, can you actually...

Stanford team creates Li-on batt that shuts down when overheated

It’s one of the worst nightmares of any mobile device user (aside from running out of battery of course). You’re charging your smartphone or...

Sony working on lithium-sulfur battery for longer battery life

In high hopes that it can improve battery life of gadgets, Sony shared that it's working on a new battery technology. The new batteries...

Study says that texts ending in a period are less sincere

Have you ever felt like the text or message you’re receiving feels like a lie, but you have no way of confirming or refuting...

Huawei’s new fast charging batteries can power up in 2-5 minutes

While OEMs still haven’t found a clear cut solution to the fast draining battery problem, some have found other ways to make up for...

Researchers create prototype of gesture-detecting smartwatch

While having smartwatches that have touch controls can be pretty cool, sometimes, the limited real estate of the wearable makes it hard to control....

Support cancer research through computing power with DreamLab

Supporting research for cancer cures is one of the most important things we can do as this disease will probably affect us one way...

Lithium-air can be the ‘ultimate’ battery, says Cambridge researchers

There seems to be a move to make batteries stay longer than ever. We've heard of numerous scientific efforts already. The most recent we...

Researchers create new technology that makes powerful, lighter batteries

The current battery technology certainly can be improved. In mobile devices, if not the display or the camera technology, upgrading the battery used will...

Voice-activated features still no guarantee of distraction-free driving

In what comes as a surprise to no one, a study has shown that despite the best efforts of most tech companies to give...

Google Voice adapts new acoustic technology for better search

The phrase “Ok Google” has been particularly useful for Android users who either have their hands preoccupied to do the actual typing or who...