Tag Archive: Battery


Apple has asked a Massachusetts federal judge for more time in its lawsuit with A123 Systems, suggesting that the Cupertino company wants to settle with the electric car battery maker. Apple was first slapped with the lawsuit last month, after it reportedly began… Read more ›

You are in the middle of an executive meeting and your mobile device, which you use for note taking and organizating your presentations, suddenly gives you a low battery warning. What do you do? Just let it die? Disturb everyone else… Read more ›

More details about the forthcoming Apple Watch are surfacing as its March 9 media event draws near. In a profile of the internal development that led to the Watch, The New York Times has revealed an unreleased feature that will… Read more ›

Some Mac users have noted that MacBook Air and MacBook Pro battery life has took a downturn with their Macs running OS X Yosemite. While this doesn’t impact all users, and much of the perception of diminished battery is likely due to usage and various features, there are some easy settings changes that users can … Read More

Picture this: you’ve lost your iPhone somewhere, but it’s run out of juice and it’s not ringing or vibrating when you call it. You might think you’re out of luck, but there’s one function you can enable (or disable if… Read more ›

Apple is continuing to provide credible reasons that it may be working on an electric vehicle, as a new report suggests that Cupertino is in the midst of hiring away battery experts from major companies involved with the car industry.… Read more ›

Love your iOS device but hate the inconvenience of having to recharge it? Recharging your iPhone, iPad, or iPod means downtime that can ause you to miss opportunities. Luckily, there are a host charging options available for your iOS device… Read more ›

A simple trick that can help manage iPhone battery life is to set the battery percentage remaining to be visible. This battery percentage indicator is off by default, and while that adds an element of simplicity to the status bar, the lonely battery icon isn’t particularly informative – to me, anyway. We’re going to change … Read More

The Instant iPhone Wi-Fi Hotspot feature in OS X is incredibly useful if your Mac is on the go or you need an alternate internet connection, but even if you’re not aiming to use the cellular internet sharing capability of iPhone there are some other handy uses for the feature, like checking two of your … Read More

It’s been a while since we’ve seen vast improvements to lithium-ion batteries, which power the portable gadgets we rely on today. But that’s all about to change, thanks to a company called SolidEnergy. Born out of MIT in 2012, the startup has… Read more ›