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batteries

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Tesla tentatively tests battery swap plan

Today Tesla Motors announced a pilot program to test the battery-swap scheme for its Model S sedans shown off last year.

By December 19, 2014

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Roost Smart Battery

The Roost Smart Battery packages Wi-Fi connectivity into a 9V package. Put it into your old smoke detector, and you'll know if it sounds no matter where you are.

By November 11, 2014

MSRP: $35.00

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Tesla Roadster getting battery upgrade for 400-mile range

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk announces the Roadster will be eligible for an upgrade that will allow for "nonstop travel from LA to SF."

By December 26, 2014

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How to add a battery gauge to Windows 8's Start screen

You can add one in the form of a live tile, but it's a little tricky. Here's how!

By December 10, 2014

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Three ways to boost battery life

The batteries that power today's tech aren't getting dramatically better any time soon, but there are things you can do to eke more life out of the ones you have now.

3 Images By December 2, 2014

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This Verizon Jetpack 6620L will boost your iPad with fast Internet and long battery life

CNET editor Dong Ngo's dream of having a hotspot shower almost comes true with the capacious Jetpack MiFi 6620L from Verizon.

By November 18, 2014

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Making a better battery

Batteries haven't seen a significant technological shift in over two decades. But it's not for lack of trying. Researchers around the globe are trying to figure out the next step toward making better batteries.

12 Images By December 2, 2014

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It's 2014. Why is my battery stuck in the '90s?

The devices we all rely on continue to evolve radically. So why has the battery industry failed? Here's how you can take charge.

By December 2, 2014

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Three more things you probably didn't know about batteries

There are many myths about modern batteries.

3 Images By December 2, 2014

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Audi A7 h-tron combines best of fuel cell and battery pack tech

Audi showed off a new development vehicle at the Los Angeles Auto Show, a fuel cell-battery hybrid car called the A7 h-tron.

By November 20, 2014