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Is there a specific way to extend battery life in a Toshiba netbook?

I'm using Lubuntu 11.10 on a Toshiba NB-500. The new Kernel 3.0 partially solved some issues related with overheating and absence/or/unstable wi-fi connection. But I see no improvements in power ...
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Battery doesn't charge on high CPU load

When my CPU load rises the battery stop working I don't know why i.e If I start playing a game such as counter strike source the battery won't change unless I minimize the window which brings the ...
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Is is possible to calibrate the battery for my Lenovo IdeaPad S10e laptop?

On a MacBook with MacOS X, it is possible to "calibrate" the battery to optimise its performance and sync up the battery meter with the current battery charge. I have a Lenovo IdeaPad S10e running ...
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Netbook Edition battery life - Ubuntu vs. Kubuntu?

I've been running UNR on my eee 1000 pretty much since it came out over a year ago (I was using easy-peasy before that), but I'm curious about the new Kubuntu netbook edition. Ultimately, KDE is ...