New research from Korea suggests the filters from cigarettes could someday help bring more efficient energy storage to our computers and smartphones.
An 18-year-old's science fair project leads her to create an improved supercapacitor with technology that could provide superfast phone charging in the future.
A lithium ion micro-battery out of the University of Illinois is just millimeters in size, can jump-start a car battery, and recharges in less than a second. It's not ready for market just yet, though.
University researchers make a battery out of a nanowire, setting the record for the smallest powerpack. Someday the batteries could be inside your body.
Honda Research Institute announces advances in nano technology. The full report is available in today's edition of Science magazine.
Scientists in Japan unveil ultrathin, biodegradable nanosheets that bind tissue together without leaving a scar.
Adaptec has announced a RAID controller series that uses NAND and Supercapacitors to protect data in cache in case of failure. Will Adaptec stand alone?
Glaskowsky analyzes the latest, and least, idea in alternative energy.
Customer demand for laptops is forcing the hand of innovation for manufactures looking for ways to juice up power performance and other features.