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Wireless smartphone charging: only one standard needed

Two leading groups of device makers, chipmakers, and wireless providers each push very similar flavors of the same technology. But consumers need only one.

Improved wireless phone and tablet charging on the way?

Proxi says its new wireless-charging technology can solve current charging problems.

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10 tips to keep your mobile devices charged and happy

Your mobile devices contain batteries that are miracles of engineering, holding amounts of energy that their predecessors couldn’t come close to equaling. Properly using this potential can help your mobile batteries last longer on the road. Here are our tips for optimum battery performance.

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Researchers mimic the peacock's tail to bring more vivid color to e-readers

Researchers have found a way to make colors more vivid on an e-reader screen, which could lead to the creation of advanced displays and spawn the development of color e-books.

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Phone makers switch focus to batteries, not thickness

LG and Huawei are putting 3,000mAh batteries in the their latest smartphones

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How to choose a mobile charger

Shopping for a juice box for your travel gear? Make sure you do the right math before choosing one.

The CES International Pavilion: Weird, prosaic, wonderful . . .

The CES International Pavilion is full of endless aisles of austere booths that all look alike, but it's home of some of the show's weirdest gadgets.

Haier’s blender charges by resting on the countertop (video)

The product connects with a power transmitter located underneath the counter.

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Must-have Android tablet accessories

These Android tablet gadgets are size-agnostic, and provide the perfect complement for your tablet.

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A skinny iPhone 5 could boost battery life

If Apple uses a new, thinner display in its next iPhone, the battery could pack as much as 40% more capacity than the current 4S, a researcher says.