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Asustek Shows New Eee PC With Slide-out Battery

Asustek unveiled some of its newest products at CES on Tuesday, including a new netbook with slide-out battery and the N90 Bang & Olufsen widescreen laptop.

Panasonic's New Battery Designed with Safety in Mind

Safer laptop batteries on the way courtesy of Panasonic.


Batteries Built out of Paper

Nanotechnology generates bendable, paper batteries that can be soaked in acid and still hold a charge.

Terrific Tech Gifts for $200 or Less

Pocket camcorders, easy extra storage, touchscreen widget players, and game consoles--unaffordable? Think again.


Digital Cameras With the Best Battery Life

Leave your charger at home, or get better mileage out of your AA batteries. Based on PC World Labs battery evaluations, here are 2009's juiciest point-and-shoot cameras in terms of battery longevity.


Nokia's Charger Recall Just the Latest Tech Do-Over

Analysis: Here's a recent brief history of electronics recalls and official oops experiences.

Nokia Announces Charger Recall: What You Need To Know

Nokia will replace for free millions of faulty cellphone chargers that pose a shock hazard to users.


Should You Use Standby or Hibernate?

Most laptops give you a choice, but which mode works best, and why? Answers coming up.

Toshiba Launches its First Fuel Cell Charger

Toshiba's Dynario fuel cell chargers are now on sale in Japan.


Protect Your PC From Sudden Power Outages

You never know when the lights will go out, taking your data--and perhaps even your entire PC--with them. An inexpensive battery-backup can save the day.