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At long last, new lithium battery tech actually arrives on the market (and might already be in your smartphone)

At long last, new lithium battery tech actually arrives on the market (and might already be in your smartphone)

Amprius, a battery startup based in Silicon Valley, is making waves with a new kind of lithium-ion battery that stores around 20% more energy than batteries currently on the market. Unlike most battery breakthroughs that we write about on ExtremeTech, this one is actually here today: Amprius is already shipping its batteries to some smartphone makers, and has recently secured ...

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PS4 and Xbox One: It won’t be long before graphics actually look next-gen

PS4 and Xbox One: It won’t be long before graphics actually look next-gen

The PS4 and Xbox One have some sharp-looking games, but those launch titles aren’t setting the world on fire. Sure, the new Killzone and Dead Rising look better than previous entries, but not enough to justify the price of a new console for many gamers. Thankfully, better-looking games are just over the horizon. One of the benefits of having a ...

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‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom’ movie turns into eulogy

‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom’ movie turns into eulogy

Kirwin, PacificCoastNews Idris Elba and Naomie Harris, who portray Nelson and Winnie Mandela in ‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.’ The biopic has been transformed into a eulogy with the death of the South African leader. A Nelson Mandela biopic that took 10 years to make has turned into a tender eulogy with the passing of the revered South African leader. ...

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