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Smartphones to have computing power of desktops


July 17th, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, July 17 (IANS) Battery operated mobile devices like smartphones and tablets are still lagging behind laptops and desktops in sheer computing power, thanks to their negligible RAM (random ... Read more...

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Slowdown hits electrical equipment industry


May 11th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) The growth of India's electrical equipment industry fell to 6.6 percent in 2011-12 as compared to 13.7 percent in the previous year, industry data showed ... Read more...

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Tweaking batteries for faster electric cars


February 27th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 27 (IANS) Faster and more powerful electric cars may now be possible by tweaking capacitors, a kind of energy storage device like a battery, suggests a study.Imagine an ... Read more...

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First ever integrated solar power tile launched in Kerala


February 24th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 24 (IANS) The Amrita Centre for Nanosciences here has come out with what is billed as the world's first integrated solar power storage tile using super capacitor.It has ... Read more...

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iPod and other gadgets could soon be ‘charged by pinch of the fingers’


March 30th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): Scientists are reporting the development of the first commercially viable nanogenerator, a flexible chip that can use body movements to generate electricity.They described boosting the device's power output ... Read more...

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New 3-D nanostructure makes batteries charge quickly and retain capacity


March 21st, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 21 (ANI): Aside from quick-charge consumer electronics, batteries that can store a lot of energy, release it fast and recharge quickly are desirable for electric vehicles, medical devices, lasers and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now recharge cellphones in seconds


March 21st, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 21 (IANS) An amazing 3-D nanostructure designed and developed by scientists may make it possible to recharge mobile phones in seconds or a laptop within minutes.The 3-D nanostructure ... Read more...

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‘Onion layer technology’ capacitor could power phone, laptop for days


September 1st, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 1 (ANI): Using the onion's multi-layered design as inspiration, scientists have created a new super capacitor that is cheaper, more compact and powerful enough to power your laptop or phone ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

No power shortage during Commonwealth Games: Shinde


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Union Power Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde Thursday assured Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit that there would be no shortage of power during the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth ... Read more...

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Nokia develops self-charging cellphone


March 6th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 6 (ANI): Experts have come up with a cellphone that can recharge its own battery by harvesting energy from the owner's motion.The self-charging handset by Nokia, who has already filed ... Read more...

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New dye may turn clothes into wearable batteries


February 1st, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): Scientists from Stanford University in California have developed a dye that could turn your clothes into conductors.The carbon-nanotube-based ink developed by Yi Cui and colleagues can soak into ... Read more...

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A bit of bread dropped by a bird grinds ‘Big Bang Machine’ to a halt


November 7th, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 7 (ANI): Scientists at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) found their plans to emulate the big bang postponed this week when a passing bird dropped a "bit of baguette" ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Soon, disposable batteries made from salt and paper


October 19th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 19 (ANI): A piece of wet, salty paper can make a battery that could actually hold up to one volt of electricity, say researchers.Swedish scientists hope that the new disposable ... Read more...

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Twitter-like technology can reveal songbirds’ social lives


September 25th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 25 (ANI): Creating what could be called Twitter for tweeters, scientists have developed a new social networking technology that could find out which songbirds spend time together, and could also ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Future electric cars, laptops may benefit from a new kind of capacitor


March 16th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 16 (ANI): Electric cars and laptops may soon benefit from a prototype capacitor that can store power as densely as a supercapacitor, and release it rapidly. The novel capacitor ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists unveil the fastest RAM yet


August 14th, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 14 (ANI): German researchers have created a faster and more energy efficient version of the RAM used in computers today. Santiago Serrano-Guisan and Hans Schumacher of the Physical-Technical Federal Laboratory ... Read more...

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Enter AFS Trinity’s XH-150 mpg Hybrid water ran car! Exit gasoline


June 5th, 2008 - 12:01 am ICT by David M N James
With everyone seeking alternatives to petrol due to the sharp increase in fuel costs, Belle Vue has come up with a wanton animal that doesn’t really need gasoline. This wanton car ... Read more...

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