Expect more electronic paper soon.
The One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) project has officially unveiled its £65 XO 3.0 Tablet.
Clover Systems has announced a netbook featuring a Pixel Qi sunlight-readable display.
Low-power sunlight-readable slates coming soon, says ex-OLPC tech company.
OpenMoko - the group behind the open-source FreeRunner smartphone - have launched an offline, pocket-sized device designed to read Wikipedia on the go.
A series of benchmark tests carried out on netbooks running Windows XP and Windows 7 has revealed a worrying drop in battery life under Microsoft's latest OS.
Researchers at the University of Washington in Canada have come up with a new material for batteries - lithium sulphur - which promises to triple their capacity.
Targeting a currently under-served market, a team of designers has come up with a concept for a Braille ebook reader device - a Kindle for the blind.
A new form of lithium ion battery developed at MIT holds the promise of a laptop which can fully charge in under twenty seconds.
Amazon expands its Kindle Ebook program beyond its own hardware with a reader app for the iPhone and iPod Touch. Unfortunately, like the Kindle, it's currently US only.
Amazon's latest incarnation of its Kindle ebook reader introduces text-to-speech capabilities - but at least one publisher is claiming it violates copyright law.
Nicholas Negroponte, founder of the One Laptop Per Child project, has announced that the technology behind its XO "$100 laptop" will be offered up as an open-source project.
HP has pulled the covers off a customised version of the popular Ubuntu Linux distribution for its Mini 1000 netbook, dubbed Mini Mi - and it's pretty snazzy.
The One Laptop Per Child project, which aims to provide low- or no-cost laptops to children in developing nations, has announced jobs cuts as it struggles to stay afloat.
HP is to be the first company to release a commercial product based around Boston Power's Sonata Li-Ion battery range, which promises a 1,000 recharge lifespan and a 3 year warranty.
Good OS has announced a deal with Gigabyte that will see the 'Cloud' Google-themed operating system pre-installed on netbooks.
Sony has issued a product recall for around 100,000 laptop batteries that have an irritating tendency to bust into flames - and not for the first time.
Although Apple's latest top-end MacBook Pro laptops feature two GPUs - one for battery use, one for mains use - they are unable to use both at once for a performance boost.
HP is to launch a high-capacity battery for its EliteBook device next month that will allow for up to a full twenty-four hour runtime between charges.
M2E Power has announced that its motion-based charger for portable devices is fully working, and will hit the market in 2009 - but don't expect miracles.
Tom's Hardware has re-tested SSDs from its controversial original test showing lessened battery life, and come to a completely different conclusion this time around.
CES 2008 - We got to sit down with the guys from Powertraveller, makers of the quiet hit known as the PowerMonkey, to find out what's out and what's ahead in the world of green, smart power.