Assemble Your Own Modular Li-Ion Batteries

Assemble Your Own Modular Li-Ion Batteries

Low-voltage DC energy electronics are an thrilling discipline proper now. Easy entry to 18650 battery cells and an abundance of used Li-Ion cells from laptops, telephones, and so forth. has opened the door for hackers constructing their very own battery packs from these low cost cells. A giant challenge has been the precise development of a […]

Apple offers to replace swollen batteries in certain MacBook Pros

Apple presents to exchange swollen batteries in sure MacBook Pros

On Friday, Apple introduced that it will be changing the batteries of choose 13-inch MacBook Pros after it was decided part was inflicting a few of the batteries to swell. Apple stated that the flaw, which solely impacts MacBook Pros with out contact bars, was not a security situation. The Cupertino firm didn’t give any numbers […]

Fail Of The Week: An Electric Bicycle, Powered By AA Batteries

Fail Of The Week: An Electric Bicycle, Powered By AA Batteries

Very slowly, some very cool components are popping out available on the market that may make for some superior builds. Supercapacitors have gotten a factor, and yearly, the worth of those excessive energy supercaps go a bit of decrease, and the capability will get a bit of increased. It’s actually solely a matter of time earlier […]

Tesla batteries will reside longer than anticipated, survey finds

Tesla has no battery degradation guarantee on its Model S and X luxurious EVs, however ensures that the Model three will retain 70 % battery capability after 120,000 miles (long-range battery) and 100,000 miles (shorter-range battery). That’s a bit extra beneficiant than the one Nissan affords on the Leaf (66 % over 100,000 miles) for […]

Does your Apple Watch 2 have a swollen battery? Apple will fix it for free

Does your Apple Watch 2 have a swollen battery? Apple will repair it at no cost

As a part of its ongoing mea culpa concerning device batteries, Apple is rolling out a brand new service coverage that ought to come as nice information to a variety of Apple Watch Series 2 homeowners. As per a MacRumors report, the iEmpire will now being to restore Apple Watches that don’t energy on or […]

Apple will restore your swollen Watch Series 2 battery at no cost

This does not have an effect on 38mm models or some other Apple Watch fashions, though Apple instituted the same plan for authentic variations. Apple hasn’t formally introduced the brand new coverage (we have requested for remark), and also you may not wish to rely on free repairs straight away when some staffers may not […]

Recharging Drones On The Go With A Supercharger

Recharging Drones On The Go With A Supercharger

If Techcrunch is to be believed, our skies will quickly be stuffed with supply robots, ferrying tacos and Chinese meals and Amazon purchases from neighborhood-area dispatch stations to your entrance door. All of that is predicated on the flexibility of quadcopters to quickly recharge their batteries, or on the very least swap out batteries robotically. […]

Giving A 6th Generation iPod A New Lease On Life

Giving A sixth Generation iPod A New Lease On Life

It may be disheartening when a favoured system begins to break-down. Afflicted by an all-but-dead battery and a fritzing-out laborious drive, Redditor [cswimc] sensed the approaching doom creeping up on their sixth era iPod, and responded by reviving and upgrading the decrepit system as an alternative! It’s no simple activity to crack open one among […]

Nissan is utilizing recycled Leaf batteries to energy avenue lights

Nissan has been testing the thought of used Leaf batteries for awhile with its Tesla Powerwall-like xStorage program. The concept of utilizing the batteries in an off-grid streetlight, nonetheless, is new and seems to be simply the beginning of Nissan’s new push into grid and off-grid storage. Much like its alliance-mate Renault, Mercedes and others, […]