Posts Tagged ‘battery’

Check to See if Your Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phone Might Explode

Friday, September 16th, 2016

OK, OK, I’ll admit it. This doesn’t have much to do with network technology, but it’s Friday, and I couldn’t resist the headline of this article.

There has been lots of talk already about the battery issue of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. The faulty battery of select Galaxy Note 7 devices may explode, and several have exploded already. While some reports were exaggerated, Note exploded in the hands of a child, footage was uploaded online that showed a burning jeep which an exploding Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone allegedly ignited.


Increase your Laptop’s Battery Life with Advanced Power Settings

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

Here’s a useful trick for laptop users … especially if your laptop battery isn’t what it used to be.

There’s nothing more annoying than digging out your laptop to do some important work, only to find you have 5% battery power left, or worse still the laptop has powered itself down due to no power left at all.