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Tesla has reportedly secured a battery supplier for its China Gigafactory — and it’s not Panasonic

Tesla's relationship with Panasonic, which supplies some of its batteries in the US, has become strained in recent months.
Samsung's new Galaxy Note 10.

Samsung may release a smartphone with new battery technology that can fully charge less than 30 minutes

Samsung announced in 2017 that it's developing new graphene battery technology, and it's now rumored to arrive by 2020.

Now is the worst time to buy a new smartphone

Thinking of upgrading your smartphone right now? Just hold on for a little bit longer — it'll be worth it.
Vivo has been taking the smartphone world by storm.

One of the most innovative companies out of China just introduced new tech that can fully charge a smartphone in just over 10 minutes

You may not have heard of Vivo, but it's one of the most interesting companies out of China that's innovating even more than Apple or Samsung.

A teenager’s jaw shattered after a vape pen exploded in his mouth, once again raising concerns about e-cigarettes

A 17-year-old boy had to have his jaw wired shut after a vape pen exploded in his mouth last year, once again raising safety concerns about e-cigs.
Amazon's battery brand isn't in need of recharging.

Amazon’s private brands lag behind the competition on the retailer’s own website, except for 2 unexpected products

Amazon's private-label brands are small fish compared to those of their competitors, but its in-house batteries are a different story.
Panasonic operates in Tesla's Gigafactory in Sparks, Nevada.

Insiders describe a world of chaos and waste at Panasonic’s massive battery-making operation for Tesla

Scissors in the mix and oil spills on the line: Employees said that chaos on Panasonic's side of the Gigafactory has led to accidents and waste.

We just got a little taste of how complicated things could get for Tesla in China

Tesla's talks with Chinese battery maker CATL show that playing in China comes strings attached — strings that cost time and money.
Tesla Inc. founder Elon Musk speaks at the unveiling event by "The Boring Company" for the test tunnel of a proposed underground transportation network across Los Angeles County, in Hawthorne, California, U.S. December 18, 2018.

Tesla is buying the battery-maker Maxwell Technologies

The deal values Maxwell at roughly $218 million.

If you own an iPhone 6 or later that isn’t holding its charge, now is the time to get your battery replaced

Apple offers an out-of-warranty battery replacement for iPhone 6 or later that costs just $29 — but only if you get it before December 31, 2018.