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Microsoft: Run IE9 for Long-lasting Laptop Battery

Internet Explorer 9 (IE9) is the most power-efficient browser on the planet, Microsoft claimed this week.

Battery Supply Problems to Lead to iPod Shortages?

Stocks of iPods could dry up as a Japanese chemicals maker struggles in aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami.


Recharge a Battery in Two Minutes, Not Six Hours

A trio of researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are trying to create a nanostructure design for batteries that would enable the rapid-recharge time.

Plant Whisperer Hack Makes Your Flowers Speak

If your plants suffer from an early death, this little hack might be of use.


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7 Technology Habits of Smart People

I can't help you lose weight or stop smoking, but I can give you a few ideas to make technology work better for you.

10 Tech Accessories You're Paying Too Much For

Don't blow your budget on overpriced gadget accessories. Here's how to get the best deals on cases, cables, software, and more.


Get a Huge Windows Software Bundle for $19

This amazing deal (valued at $255) includes Plants Vs. Zombies, WinX DVD Ripper Platinum, a PlayOn subscription, and a lot more. Plus, your purchase helps an important charity!

Battery Power, Wireless Spectrum Hold Back Mobile Computing

Mobile executives anticipate major advancements and innovation in wireless technology, but caution the outlook for mobile computing is not entirely rosy.

How to Conserve a Phone’s Battery Life

Give yourself more talking time away from the recharger by adopting these strategies for maximizing your phone's battery life.