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Battery life still an unsolved problem

Published: Thursday, Feb. 6 2014 2:03 p.m. MST

Do you ever find yourself scrambling to find a charger, desperate to send that final text before your battery gives out? You're not alone.

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Do you ever find yourself scrambling to find a charger, desperate to send that last text before your battery gives out? You’re not alone, according to Dominic Basulto of The Washington Post. He says batteries for digital devices have yet to keep up with the technology advances, and it’s causing a stir among consumers as it's one technology problem that hasn't been fixed yet.

“Give us our new 4G phones. Give us the latest laptops and tablets with all the latest technological functionality. But also think long and hard about a new way to power all of these wonderful new digital devices that will leave us free and clear of the tyranny of the battery.”

Read the full article at washingtonpost.com.

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