Posts tagged: Electronics

Grain Of Sand Sized Batteries

Batteries in electronic devices are getting smaller and smaller. Are you ready for a battery that’s the size of a grain of sand? Courtesy: todaysgreenminute.com Tweet

Apple Looking at Solar Power Converters

By Daniel Starkey Getting “green” is going to be one of the tech trends that defines the next generation of hardware. As more customers are getting power conscious, the race is on to maximize performance and cut down on power consumption – especially for portable devices where the ability to run all day on a […]

Flexible solar-powered battery can be woven into clothing to power wearable electronics

Smartwatches and glasses are part of the exciting emerging class of electronics known as wearables, but, as electronics, they still need to be removed from the wearer’s body from time to time for charging. A team of researchers from South Korea set out to create a battery that could be embedded and clothes and solar […]

Solar Charging Tent Means You Can Never Get Away From Gadgets

Camping used to be all about getting away from the clutter of our increasingly connected lives. But then electronic devices became “mobile”, which it turns out means “magnetically attracted to our thumbs,” and solar charging was a necessity. Now Eddie Bauer (the company) is making a tent with a built in solar charger, and Eddie […]

Waste-Not Electronics

With the endless flood of new electronics on the market, we’ve long been needing a better way to recycle the components…so now a lab in the UK has discovered a way to do it.  (Hint: the key is hot water!) Courtesy: todaysgreenminute.com Tweet