Aevex Gloves Self-Heat Using Hidden Lithium Batteries

Surprise, the reason your ski jacket doesn't have a heater in it is because nobody likes lugging around the car battery required to keep it running. But like many portable electronics, Aevex harnessed the stored energy of lithium-polymer batteries, form shaping them to fit snugly inside a glove. You get 4-6 hours of… »10/13/08 7:53pm10/13/08 7:53pm

Sony Sez Lithium Polymer Batteries are the Future of Laptop Batteries

Stan Glasgow, the head honcho of the Sony, told reporters that there will be a push to incorporate lithium polymer batteries into notebooks, rather than the currently used lithium ion. »12/08/06 1:00pm12/08/06 1:00pm

Pushing the energy density in the lithium ion batteries definitely haven't helped resolve the recent laptop battery explosions. This…