Your weekly incremental battery breakthrough: Sony's olivine-type lithium ion batteries are said to live four times longer than typical li-i fare, and charge to 99 per cent in just 30 minutes. Only for power tools, for now. [SonyInsider via OhGizmo via BBG]
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