This Anker MagGo Charger Defeated My Battery Anxiety

This Anker MagGo Charger Defeated My Battery Anxiety

After using the iPhone 12 Pro Max for two solid years, I gingerly made a couple of steps down the range when picking up a newer model—shifting to the vanilla iPhone 13. I was tired of the unwieldy phone and, of course, wanted to save a bit of cash. The battery anxiety was real, though. … Read more

NASA to Test Inflatable Heat Shield on Thursday Morning

NASA to Test Inflatable Heat Shield on Thursday Morning

Artist’s depiction of Low-Earth Orbit Flight Test of an Inflatable Decelerator (LOFTID).Drawing: NASA The final flight of an Atlas 5 rocket from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California will see the launch of an advanced weather satellite, in addition to the heat shield experiment. Star Wars: Shatterpoint Announcement Trailer 02:27 The First Things To Do … Read more

If I buy an EV, will I have to replace the battery?

If I buy an EV, will I have to replace the battery?

A battery’s charge, and maximum range can decline over time. For example, if a car that had an official range of 200 kilometers when it was new can now only charge to 80 per cent after a few years, then its actual maximum range is closer to 160 kilometers.Stellantis/The Associated Press We’re considering getting an … Read more

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold4 5G review – Improved foldable smartphone shatters dreams of foldables

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold4 5G review – Improved foldable smartphone shatters dreams of foldables

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Inside Tesla’s drive to keep Elon Musk’s battery promise

Inside Tesla’s drive to keep Elon Musk’s battery promise

Tesla CEO Elon Musk attends a groundbreaking ceremony in Shanghai, China, on Jan. 7, 2019.Aly Song/Reuters The secret behind Elon Musk’s goal of selling 20 million Tesla’s a year by 2030 lies in its pioneering battery technology. The good news is that by using bigger cells and a new process to dry-coat electrodes, Tesla TSLA-Q … Read more

Apple’s Problematic MacBook Pro Decision

Apple’s Problematic MacBook Pro Decision

This week saw Apple debut its self repair program for the current Mac platform. Starting with the M1 power MacBook Pro and MacBook Air laptops, users can order replacement parts, tools, and guides to refresh and repair their own machines. Unfortunately, Apple’s approach to user repairs leaves a lot to be desired from a practical … Read more

Ottawa signs agreements with Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen on materials for electric vehicles

Ottawa signs agreements with Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen on materials for electric vehicles

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau greets German Chancellor Olaf Scholz in Montreal on Aug. 22.Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press The federal government signed separate agreements with Volkswagen and Mercedes-Benz Tuesday that will see the two German auto manufacturers secure access to Canadian raw materials for batteries in electric vehicles. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and German Chancellor Olaf … Read more

Ford to buy cheaper CATL EV batteries in bid to catch Tesla

Ford to buy cheaper CATL EV batteries in bid to catch Tesla

Ford Motor Co FN on Thursday said it will import lower-cost lithium iron batteries for its North American electric pickup trucks and SUVs from Chinese battery champion CATL, as it works on a broader alliance with CATL and an array of separate deals to secure battery and battery materials into the next decade. Ford vice … Read more

Why do EV fast chargers slow once the charge hits 80 per cent?

Why do EV fast chargers slow once the charge hits 80 per cent?

On the first long trip we took in our Nissan Leaf, we charged to 100 per cent at every DC fast charger because we wanted the extra charge as a backup. But we noticed that the fast charging was only fast until the battery reached 80 per cent – ​​that took about 40 minutes, but … Read more

Demand Destruction May Kick In After Lithium Price Explosion

Demand Destruction May Kick In After Lithium Price Explosion

After skyrocketing by almost 500 percent over the past 12 months, lithium prices are beginning to slow their climb as current price levels begin to affect demand adversely. Lithium carbonate, the form in which the crucial battery metal is frequently traded, quadrupled in price in 2021 and has continued to rise since the start of … Read more