How To Choose The Best AA Battery

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At the supermarket, we look at the price/kg or price/l when comparing similar products. But we can’t really do that when it comes to getting an AA battery. For getting those, people usually go for names they are familiar with, such as Duracell or Panasonic, or go after attractive terms such as ‘PLUS’, ‘SUPER’ or ‘MAX’. But Denis Hennessy had other ideas. He bought a pack of every AA battery type he could find to do an experiment to see which brand provides the most bang for the buck.

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Battle of the Backup Batteries: Hands-on with Portable Power Chargers

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With every generation of smartphone — soon with quad-core superphones — comes bigger screens, faster GPUs and speedier network connections. This quite often results in shorter battery life. Not to mention all the googling, random fact checking, and tweets we’re punching out, battery life is a huge issue.

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Duracell launches Universal Netbook AC Adapter that keeps going and going

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At only 9 ounces the new adapter is among the lightest and most efficient in the market. With four interchangeable voltage controlling tips, the adapter can work with hundreds of netbook makes and models, including Acer, Asus, Dell, HP/Compaq, Lenovo and more.

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