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[CEBIT 2011] Samya, a big player in ecological & solar powered supplies

Solar cell panels and battery packs might not strike you as a new technology or original, but they are important technologies which are getting improvements every year. One of these manufacturers present at CeBIT, was the Taiwanese bas[...]
[CEBIT 2011] Samya, a big player in ecological & solar powered supplies
[CEBIT 2011] Samya, a big player in ecological & solar powered supplies[CEBIT 2011] Samya, a big player in ecological & solar powered supplies[CEBIT 2011] Samya, a big player in ecological & solar powered supplies[CEBIT 2011] Samya, a big player in ecological & solar powered supplies[CEBIT 2011] Samya, a big player in ecological & solar powered supplies

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[EV Expo] Meguru, the first EV rickshaw

Today at EV Expo 2011 we had the chance to stumble upon Meguru, the first ever EV (electric vehicle) rickshaw. Based on the Japanese traditional rickshaw design using bamboo and washi paper the Meguru comes with a compact eclectic engi[...]
[EV Expo] Meguru, the first EV rickshaw
[EV Expo] Meguru, the first EV rickshaw[EV Expo] Meguru, the first EV rickshaw[EV Expo] Meguru, the first EV rickshaw

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A battery that charges by moving around

Researchers at Kanazawa University in Japan created a battery, the size of a 1-yen coin, made of a very special alloy, that allows it to be many times more effective than any vibration-based energy generating device currently existing.[...]
A battery that charges by moving around
A battery that charges by moving aroundA battery that charges by moving around

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Apocket B1100 is a new ultra slim and light Battery for your iPhone 4

OTAS, a Japanese company, has a new “Ultra-slim” and light battery for iPhone 4 in its catalog with the Apocket B1100. By just adding 15mm and 51g to your iPhone, you will now improve its battery by 50% (According to OTAS), thanks to i[...]
Apocket B1100 is a new ultra slim and light Battery for your iPhone 4
Apocket B1100 is a new ultra slim and light Battery for your iPhone 4Apocket B1100 is a new ultra slim and light Battery for your iPhone 4Apocket B1100 is a new ultra slim and light Battery for your iPhone 4

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Toshiba plan to conquer Southeast Asian Nation with a Battery Powered TV

Only targeted to ASEAN countries, including Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam, Toshiba latest “Power TV” series, available in three different flavors with the PB1 (24”), PC1 (32”) and PS1 (40”),. Th[...]
Toshiba plan to conquer Southeast Asian Nation with a Battery Powered TV
Toshiba plan to conquer Southeast Asian Nation with a Battery Powered TVToshiba plan to conquer Southeast Asian Nation with a Battery Powered TVToshiba plan to conquer Southeast Asian Nation with a Battery Powered TVToshiba plan to conquer Southeast Asian Nation with a Battery Powered TV

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Elecom introduces a new series of external batteries for Smartphones

Another product from Elecom today and this time we have a pocket battery strictly designed to recharge your smartphone. With a 1600mAh internal battery capacity you will be able to fully recharge your smartphone on the go. This new bat[...]
Elecom introduces a new series of external batteries for Smartphones
Elecom introduces a new series of external batteries for SmartphonesElecom introduces a new series of external batteries for SmartphonesElecom introduces a new series of external batteries for SmartphonesElecom introduces a new series of external batteries for SmartphonesElecom introduces a new series of external batteries for Smartphones

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Panasonic Announces $30 Million Investment in Tesla Motors

Panasonic Corporation and Tesla Motors announced today that the former has made a 30 million USD investment in Tesla Motors, a Silicon Valley designer and manufacturer of electric vehicles. Tesla will switch to exclusively using Panaso[...]
Panasonic Announces $30 Million Investment in Tesla Motors

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Sanyo’s “eneloop” goes glittery for 5th anniversary

To celebrate the 5th anniversary of its AA and AAA-size “eneloop” rechargeable battery packs, Sanyo has announced the release of a 8-color glitter limited edition. It’ll be available on November 14th in Japan in 8 colors: purple,[...]
Sanyo’s “eneloop” goes glittery for 5th anniversary
Sanyo’s “eneloop” goes glittery for 5th anniversarySanyo’s “eneloop” goes glittery for 5th anniversary

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SolidMicro’s New iPad Battery/Case

SolidMicro Co have announced a new large-capacity iPad case-cum-external battery to be available for preorder starting today. It’s a full cover that protects the iPad from scratches and some drops, has a 6000mAh battery (2.4 time[...]
SolidMicro’s New iPad Battery/Case
SolidMicro’s New iPad Battery/Case

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Elecom AN ECOL Stylish rechargeable batteries now also in AAA Flavor.

Introduced in September 2009, the AN ECOL, Elcom stylish approach to rechargeable batteries, are now also available in AAA size… So if Eneloop batteries are not fancy enough for you, now you know that in Japan we have at least an[...]
Elecom AN ECOL Stylish rechargeable batteries now also in AAA Flavor.
Elecom AN ECOL Stylish rechargeable batteries now also in AAA Flavor.Elecom AN ECOL Stylish rechargeable batteries now also in AAA Flavor.Elecom AN ECOL Stylish rechargeable batteries now also in AAA Flavor.Elecom AN ECOL Stylish rechargeable batteries now also in AAA Flavor.Elecom AN ECOL Stylish rechargeable batteries now also in AAA Flavor.

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Wireless Power Transmission one step closer to you thanks to Murata

If Wireless Power Transmission is not something new, we are yet however able to see devices supporting this technology on a daily basis. However, thanks to company like Murata, this will soon become a reality. Indeed, Murata announced [...]
Wireless Power Transmission one step closer to you thanks to Murata
Wireless Power Transmission one step closer to you thanks to Murata

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Microsoft InstaLoad: New Polarity-Free Battery Installation Technology

InstaLoad is a patented battery contact design by Microsoft allowing users not to bother about the the +/- directions of the batteries while inserting them into a device. It is compatible with cylindrical form factor batteries of diffe[...]
Microsoft InstaLoad: New Polarity-Free Battery Installation Technology

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Sanyo to power Yokohama EV race car for 2010 Pikes Peak

Sanyo announced today that their are powering Yokohama EV (Electric Vehicle) race car with their batteries for 2010 Pikes Peak. The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is the ultimate climbing race where any participants have to run on[...]
Sanyo to power Yokohama EV race car for 2010 Pikes Peak
Sanyo to power Yokohama EV race car for 2010 Pikes Peak

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Solar-Powered Battery with 29 different adapters

Here we have a convenient and environmentally-friendly solution: a 20,000mAh battery which can be charged through solar power and comes with 29 different adapters in the package. In order to fit our needs as much as possible, 19 out of[...]
Solar-Powered Battery with 29 different adapters
Solar-Powered Battery with 29 different adapters

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Sanyo Li-Ion batteries to power Suzuki “Swift Plug-in Hybrid” Cars

It has been less than 3 weeks that we talked about the Guinness Record achievement of the Sanyo Li-Ion Batteries-charged Electric Car “Mira EV” and today Sanyo announced  their new partnership with Suzuki to supply lithium-[...]
Sanyo Li-Ion batteries to power Suzuki “Swift Plug-in Hybrid” Cars
Sanyo Li-Ion batteries to power Suzuki “Swift Plug-in Hybrid” CarsSanyo Li-Ion batteries to power Suzuki “Swift Plug-in Hybrid” Cars

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Thanko announce their new Bracelet Battery as well as Game piracy

Note to self… When promoting your new universal battery charger for mobile devices and portable gaming console… Try to avoid shooting promotion pictures with a Nintendo DS running an R4. Anyway, back to the topic… Thanko decided to upg[...]
Thanko announce their new Bracelet Battery as well as Game piracy
Thanko announce their new Bracelet Battery as well as Game piracyThanko announce their new Bracelet Battery as well as Game piracyThanko announce their new Bracelet Battery as well as Game piracyThanko announce their new Bracelet Battery as well as Game piracyThanko announce their new Bracelet Battery as well as Game piracy

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3 portable batteries with solar mode from Green-House

Green-House just unleash 3 new portable batteries mainly designed for Japanese mobile phones and their proprietary connectors, that’s however includes both the iPod/iPhone one and a mini USB. Depending of your model of choice you will [...]
3 portable batteries with solar mode from Green-House
3 portable batteries with solar mode from Green-House3 portable batteries with solar mode from Green-House3 portable batteries with solar mode from Green-House

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Sanyo Li-Ion batteries powered Electric Car to Guiness Record

Announced today, Sanyo boast the Electrical Vehicle “Mira EV”,which achieved the Guinness Record for the “Longest Distance Travel by an Electric Vehicle on a Single Charge”, has been powered by Sanyo lithium-ion[...]
Sanyo Li-Ion batteries powered Electric Car to Guiness Record

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Green-House new pocket LED flashlight is your Mobile phone best friend

Unfortunately ONLY compatible with a limited number of Japanese handset and excluding iPhone, Windows Mobile and Android devices by default, the new GH-BTK-31LK is a compact LED (20x20x85mm) powered by a AA battery not only save your a[...]
Green-House new pocket LED flashlight is your Mobile phone best friend
Green-House new pocket LED flashlight is your Mobile phone best friend

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Sanyo new Slick Eneloop Stick Booster hitting Japan this December

Simply put, the Eneloop Stick Booster is just a simple tube like a battery charger allowing you to store 2 AA Eneloop batteries and then to use the overall setting to charge on the go any USB powered devices like you DAP, Phone or Port[...]
Sanyo new Slick Eneloop Stick Booster hitting Japan this December
Sanyo new Slick Eneloop Stick Booster hitting Japan this DecemberSanyo new Slick Eneloop Stick Booster hitting Japan this DecemberSanyo new Slick Eneloop Stick Booster hitting Japan this DecemberSanyo new Slick Eneloop Stick Booster hitting Japan this December

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Spice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteries

What a nice idea from Sanyo to brighten-up our lives a little with their latest Eneloop Tone.I am pretty sure that by now you must have already been familiar with Sanyo’s amazing rechargeable batteries, the Eneloop, capable of ch[...]
Spice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteries
Spice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteriesSpice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteriesSpice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteriesSpice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteriesSpice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteries

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2nd Gen Eneloop Batteries Available Now

Yesterday Sanyo did the unthinkable by organizing a press conference the same day as CEATEC… As you may have guessed by now, this was far from being a hit, however, what Sanyo announced IS pretty impressive. Behold 2nd generation Enelo[...]
2nd Gen Eneloop Batteries Available Now
2nd Gen Eneloop Batteries Available Now2nd Gen Eneloop Batteries Available Now

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