View Single Post
      12-12-2012, 04:07 PM   #57
Dozhdbog
Lieutenant Colonel
United_States
24

 
Dozhdbog's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 335i Sedan
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Hollywood


Posts: 1,511
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by 1NS0MN1A View Post
Battery "technology" has not changed in YEARS. There have been no widespread charge per density improvements for batteries (i.e. why your charging your cellphone right now rather than using China's new battery droplet that charges your phone for life)
This is turning into a semantic argument... "change" "new", etc. Chart the path of Lithium over the past 3 decades and note the improvements. Here's a neat article on even newer improvements to lithium:
http://www.geekwire.com/2012/battery...-ion-capacity/

And, tangentially, check this cool shit out:
http://money.cnn.com/video/technolog...ergy.cnnmoney/

And this:
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases...1211145240.htm
__________________
2011 E90 / Premium Package / Stage 2 PPK / Performance Suspension