Extending battery life has been the holy grail of mobile computing. But can solid state hard drives really help? Recently, the trend is going towards solid-state storage. This means drives that have no moving parts. Most popular of these is flash memory. They’re cheap, durable, and can hold data even without power (unlike volatile RAM, […]
Okay, I’m putting in a bit of a stretch here, but you can use your netbook battery to charge a lot of stuff. Heck, you can even charge your iPod and all. Check the video out to learn.
That guy in the Asus commercial isn’t very imaginative. If I had 8 hours of battery life, I’d go to my secret no electricity lair and plot world domination. What would you do?
Now if you have a spare Eee PC battery lying around and you want to get it charged without plugging it into your Eee, then this Eee PC clip-on battery charger may be right for you. Made by Expansys, this clip-on charger lets you charge two batteries at a time. In keeping with the Eee […]
These are real-world tests. I didn’t use any burning software, but instead did my usual day-to-day work, which involves Gmail, reading via my feedreader (Bloglines Beta), reading up various blogs, and also posting on blogs. And as such, being a real-world test, this involved some pauses in between for bathroom breaks, snacks, and such. And […]
A thread on the EeeUser forum details how some (or most?) EeePC 900 units drain battery even when turned off. I was just wondering if anyone else has been having this same problem. Now when my eee pc 900 is fully charged and i leave it for a couple of days not using it the […]