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Next-gen screen cover will be the light of battery’s life

By Archean
Jun 26, 2011
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  1. As early as next year, we may never have to worry about that scenario again. A small company called Wysips has created the world’s first photovoltaic screen covering. The super-thin (less than 100 microns!) covering would go over the screen of your phone (or tablet, or iPod touch, or ebook reader) and constantly supply the battery with solar power.

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  2. hellokitty[hk]

    hellokitty[hk] Hello, nice to meet you! Posts: 4,367   +125

    My pocket's blazing with light, and my flip phone allows for maximum light absorption...doesn't it??!
  3. Archean

    Archean TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 6,048   +75

    I don't know, may be if you rub its screen furiously while the smartphone is in your pocket that would compensate? :confused:


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