Aluminium Battery Could Charge a Phone in One Minute

A new innovation in battery technology promises to make hanging desperately off a USB cable less of a part of our lives, with researchers claiming a reworked aluminium battery prototype can go from flat to completely full in one minute. Read More >>

Fitbit Charge HR Review: This is the One You Want

Fitbit is such a tease. In October, the company announced three new fitness trackers just in time for the holiday gift-giving season—but decided not to ship two of them till 2015. Well, having now spent time with the Charge, Charge HR, and Surge, we believe the Charge HR is the one you want. Read More >>

Fitbit Charge Tracker Now on Sale, Charge HR and Surge Arrive in 2015

The worst-kept gadget secret in recent history is no longer secret at all. The new Fitbit Charge, Charge HR, and Surge fitness trackers are official. Here's everything you need to know. Read More >>

You Can Charge Your New iPhone 6 Quicker With This Charging Trick

Smug/proud owners of a new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus are reporting some interesting results from switching chargers, with the higher output of some Mac USB sockets pushing out more amps than the standard charger -- and the phones can take. Read More >>

Dreamy New Battery Tech is 10 Times as Powerful and Charges 1,000 Times Quicker

They say this new kind of super-battery isn't safe yet. But we don't care. We'll sign the disclaimer. If we can have more capacity in a smaller space AND it recharges quicker, we can live with the small risk of fire and burns. Read More >>

Making Edison’s Batteries Charge 1000 Times Faster

Over a century ago, Thomas Edison developed a rechargeable nickel-iron battery, designed to power cars. Remarkably, the technology is still used by some people to store energy from solar panels and wind turbines—but now, Stanford engineers have tweaked it to charge 1000 times faster. Read More >>