chargers

StoreDot's Nanodot bio-organic nanochrystals will charge you phone in 30 seconds flat… in 2016

StoreDot's Nanodot bio-organic nanochrystals will charge you phone in 30 seconds flat… in 2016

Daniel Rubino 85

We use smartphones nearly every minute of every day, and that can be an issue, specifically for batteries. If there’s one area in tech that we haven’t seen any innovation – not for lack of trying – it’s batteries. Sure they’ve grown in size and chipsets have become more power efficient, but for the most part, charging is still charging in 2014. Now, an Israeli firm named StoreDot has...

PSA: Your BlackBerry 10 device may lose charge when connected to a non BlackBerry 10 charger

PSA: Your BlackBerry 10 device may lose charge when connected to a non BlackBerry 10 charger

Adam Zeis 68

We heard a few rumors recently about BlackBerry 10 devices not charging properly when using legacy chargers. As it turns out, it's true. If you use an older microUSB charger for your BlackBerry 10 device, your device may actually lose charge during heavy use. According to a knowledge base article, BlackBerry 10 devices require 750mA to charge correctly and anything less may not provide...