Charging Your Phone Overnight: Battery Myths Debunked
Is it bad -- or even dangerous -- to leave a smartphone plugged in as you sleep? The answer is complicated, as are many things regarding batteries.
Exploding Earphones Burned a Plane Passenger's Face
Thankfully, it didn't cause a bigger fire on the plane.
Samsung Blames Bad Batteries for Galaxy Note 7 Disaster
The first battery was faulty, but so was its replacement.
Apple Says iPhone 6 Battery Fires in China Likely Caused by External Factors
'I don't dare play with the phone in bed and if it heats up I quickly throw it aside,' said a 21-year-old student in Beijing.
Samsung's Woes Highlight Explosive Limits of Lithium Batteries
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued recalls for battery packs, snow blowers, hoverboards, flashlights and power recliners in the past year, all because of fires caused by lithium-ion batteries.
Under Tesla's Wing, SolarCity's Future Remains Uncertain
With a tentative agreement to be purchased by its sister company, Tesla Motors, SolarCity is going all in on a strategy that some analysts say is ahead of its time: pairing solar systems with the automaker's energy-storage batteries.
This New Fuel Cell Tech Could Power Your Phone for a Week
The tech could even be scaled up for larger applications including electric vehicles.
Regulators Are Investigating Exploding Hoverboards
The Consumer Product Safety Commission designated the issue as a 'priority investigation.'
Tesla Is Already Making Grid Batteries at the Gigafactory
The batteries, intended for building owners and utilities, were expected to begin production in the first quarter of next year.
This Startup Is Developing an Electric Car Battery That Charges in Minutes
StoreDot's goal is for electric cars to travel hundreds of miles after just five minutes of charging.