Apple's iPhone 4S battery blues should act as the catalyst for change, with users demanding better battery performance no matter the handset brand.
Users are helping each other with makeshift battery-saving techniques while Apple remains mute in response to their complaints.
NEC said Monday that it has developed a new lithium-ion battery technology that doubles the life span of conventional models.
Researchers propose a new mode to boost your phone's battery life by about 50 percent by putting it in an "almost-totally-asleep" mode.
Two researchers at the University of Wisconsin in Madison have created an energy-harvesting technology called 'reverse electrowetting' that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy.
Chipmaker focuses on laptops for portable computing, questioning whether the tablet market has room for more than iPad.
The Titanium is a push-to-talk phone with great battery life, but slow data speeds make it useless as a smartphone.