HP to release laptop with 24-hour battery life

Hewlett-Packard (HP) will release a laptop next month that can run for to 24 hours using a high-capacity battery -- but only if it's running Microsoft's Windows XP operating system.The long-lasting notebook will

Published on: September 10th, 2008 Jeremy Kirk

Sony recalls 438,000 Vaio laptops due to overheating risk

The risk of burns due to overheating has prompted Sony to issue a worldwide recall of some 438,000 units of the company's high-end, line of ultra-lightweight Vaio TZ series laptops.Among the 70 incidents

Published on: September 5th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Wireless and battery-less mesh networks can effortlessly regulate energy usage

Ultra-low-power ZigBee-based wireless mesh networks, powered by a variety of energy-harvesting technologies, make it possible to create the first truly wireless and battery-less sense and control networks for regulating energy consumption in domestic

Published on: April 16th, 2008 Cees Links

Five tips for better Blackberry keyboard mastery

We're always learning new BlackBerry tips and tricks. A while back we shared a set of nearly 40 keyboard shortcuts for your Research In Motion (RIM) smartphone from insurance company Aflac's mobile guru.

Published on: April 8th, 2008 Al Sacco