Laptop Batteries that will last 30 years between recharge

This is interesting…
http://www.nextenergynews.com/news1/next-energy-news-betavoltaic-10.1.html

So we’ve been thinking about the impact of battery life in here for some time. Personal fuel cells and various advances in technology will change consumer behavior when it comes to devices. Think about it – right now we’re not watching a lot of video on our phones because it means our battery is dead by 2pm, and we have to recharge. This will change and extended battery life will change many things in our lives. Companies like Duracell and EverReady may cease to exist…?! More ‘kodak’ moments to come for many companies that don’t see advances like this affecting their current product line ups?!

Here’s a link back to another interesting article from the annual Korean White Paper on predictions:
http://amnesiablog.wordpress.com/2007/03/01/predictions-for-the-future-2012-to-2018-love-from-korea/

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