Acer: No Major Laptop Battery Improvement Coming: Dreams of fuel cells serving the power needs of a laptop PC or other new technology to significantly increase battery life won't likely be available for years, an Acer Inc. executive says. PC World.

Vista draining laptop batteries, patience: "It's a little scary," said John Wozniak, a distinguished technologist in Hewlett-Packard's notebook engineering department, referring to the work HP needed to do on making Windows Vista more suitable for notebooks.

Curvaceous Blackberry by RIM: RIM envisions that the smartest, lightest, full-keyboard and new multimedia laden BlackBerry smartphone will conquer the wireless device world, and surpass all other models. TheMoneyTimes.