AOA Forums AOA Forums AOA Forums Folding For Team 45 AOA Files Home Front Page Become an AOA Subscriber! UserCP Calendar Memberlist FAQ Search Forum Home


Go Back   AOA Forums > Hardware > Mobile Devices and Networking


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 11th August, 2006, 07:27 PM
Gizmo's Avatar
Chief BBS Administrator
BassTeroids Champion, Global Player Champion, Aim & Fire Champion, Puzzle Maniax Champion, Othello Champion, Canyon Glider Champion, Unicycle Challenge Champion, YetiSports 9: Final Spit Champion, Zed Champion
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Webb City, Mo
Posts: 16,178
Send a message via ICQ to Gizmo Send a message via AIM to Gizmo Send a message via MSN to Gizmo Send a message via Yahoo to Gizmo Send a message via Skype™ to Gizmo

Super Battery

As our portable devices get more high-tech, the batteries that power them can seem to lag behind. But Joel Schindall and his team at M.I.T. plan to make long charge times and expensive replacements a thing of the past--by improving on technology from the past.

Read more on the Front Page:
http://www.aoaforums.com/frontpage/content/view/1030/2/
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 11th August, 2006, 08:29 PM
captaincurran's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: April 2005
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 2,074
Send a message via AIM to captaincurran Send a message via MSN to captaincurran Send a message via Yahoo to captaincurran Send a message via Skype™ to captaincurran

Pre-reading actual article:
Potatoe Batteries?

Post-Reading actual article:
Cool. Nanotechnology!
__________________
Running as my rigs:
AOA Team fah
rot yittmey ghom Hoch
 

Last edited by captaincurran; 11th August, 2006 at 08:30 PM.
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 12th August, 2006, 04:29 PM
madcatmk3's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: August 2005
Location: New York, United States of America
Posts: 2,213

what the projected life time of these bateries.
__________________
Alienware
3.2 Ghz
1 GB ram
4-4-4-12
160GB
256 MB 6800GT 413/1102
Main Rig
AMD 4000+ 2772 MHz w/ DFI SLI DR
2GB Corsair XMS (with LED's of course)@ 2.5-3-2-11 @ 240MHz
250GB HDD SATA2
Xfi-64MB X-Ram
WMCE
7800GTX OC-516(+40Mhz Delta clock)/1300
AOA Team fah
"The motherboard installation section essentially said "refer to motherboard manual for installation instructions". My motherboard manual of course said "refer to case manual for further installation instructions"."
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 13th August, 2006, 04:26 PM
Gizmo's Avatar
Chief BBS Administrator
BassTeroids Champion, Global Player Champion, Aim & Fire Champion, Puzzle Maniax Champion, Othello Champion, Canyon Glider Champion, Unicycle Challenge Champion, YetiSports 9: Final Spit Champion, Zed Champion
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Webb City, Mo
Posts: 16,178
Send a message via ICQ to Gizmo Send a message via AIM to Gizmo Send a message via MSN to Gizmo Send a message via Yahoo to Gizmo Send a message via Skype™ to Gizmo

They are saying hundreds of thousands of cycles, so figure years.
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 16th August, 2006, 10:43 PM
Treker's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: February 2002
Posts: 14

Who owns the patent / copyright on this and do they have public stock ?
__________________
"Scotty, we need more power!" - Captain Kirk. - Long Live Scotty.
Member Since 2000
Senior Member Since 2001

Current System
HP ZD8000 - P4 3.4GHZ - 2GB RAM - 7200 RPM 100GB HD
Backup System
HP DV8000-DUO CORE 2.16GHZ - 2GB RAM -7200 RPM SATA 100GB HD
System Under Repair
IWILL DVD266U-RN - P3T 1.4GHZ x2 -512MB DR266 - 5400 RPM 40GB HD
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 16th August, 2006, 11:13 PM
Gizmo's Avatar
Chief BBS Administrator
BassTeroids Champion, Global Player Champion, Aim & Fire Champion, Puzzle Maniax Champion, Othello Champion, Canyon Glider Champion, Unicycle Challenge Champion, YetiSports 9: Final Spit Champion, Zed Champion
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Webb City, Mo
Posts: 16,178
Send a message via ICQ to Gizmo Send a message via AIM to Gizmo Send a message via MSN to Gizmo Send a message via Yahoo to Gizmo Send a message via Skype™ to Gizmo

Being as the research is being funded by the Ford-MIT Consortium, I'm guessing Ford does.
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
  #7 (permalink)  
Old 16th August, 2006, 11:14 PM
Treker's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: February 2002
Posts: 14

Something to keep an eye on!
__________________
"Scotty, we need more power!" - Captain Kirk. - Long Live Scotty.
Member Since 2000
Senior Member Since 2001

Current System
HP ZD8000 - P4 3.4GHZ - 2GB RAM - 7200 RPM 100GB HD
Backup System
HP DV8000-DUO CORE 2.16GHZ - 2GB RAM -7200 RPM SATA 100GB HD
System Under Repair
IWILL DVD266U-RN - P3T 1.4GHZ x2 -512MB DR266 - 5400 RPM 40GB HD
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Reply



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sony PSP AAA battery mod danrok Case Modifications 8 6th February, 2007 05:42 PM
Want to buy a dead battery? benighted Random Nonsense! 8 25th February, 2006 05:41 AM
Strange battery problems. MONKEYMAN Mobile Devices and Networking 6 12th July, 2005 06:06 PM
Laptop battery recalibration dsio Mobile Devices and Networking 3 13th March, 2005 01:59 AM
Antec Super Lanboy Aluminum Super Mini Tower Case $39.99 after rebate mookydooky Online Deals, and Steals 0 2nd January, 2005 06:13 PM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 09:02 AM.


Copyright ©2001 - 2010, AOA Forums
Don't Click Here Don't Click Here Either

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.3.0