Tag: Batteries

Lithium-Ion Batteries That Don’t Catch Fire May Arrive Soon, Researchers Say

At a time when consumer electronics players are aiming to develop safe Lithium-ion batteries that don’t catch fire, a team of researchers has developed a practical and inexpensive way to help prevent these fires. In a lithium-ion battery, a thin piece of plastic separates the two electrodes. “If the battery is damaged and the plastic […]

BlackBerry Evolve, Evolve X With 18:9 Displays, Big Batteries Launched in India: Price, Specifications

The BlackBerry Evolve X and Evolve have been launched in India at an event held in the capital on Thursday. Both smartphones will be sold in the country by licensee brand Optiemus Infracom. The company announced that the two handsets have been conceptualised, designed, and manufactured in India. The Evolve and Evolve X feature Corning’s […]

BlackBerry Evolve, Evolve X With 4000mAh Batteries, Android 8.1 Launched in India: Price, Specifications

The BlackBerry Evolve X and Evolve have been launched in India at an event held in the capital on Thursday. Both smartphones will be sold in the country by licensee brand Optiemus Infracom. The company announced that the two handsets have been conceptualised, designed, and manufactured in India. The Evolve and Evolve X feature Corning’s […]

Batteries Could Be Charged Faster With Newly Identified Materials

Researchers from University of Cambridge have identified a group of materials that could be used to make batteries charge faster. In the study published in the journal Nature, the researchers used materials with a complex crystalline structure and found that lithium ions move through them at rates that far exceed those of typical electrode materials. […]