Batteries/Cellular 040407

Adobe Photoshop ImageYrjö Nuevo, executive vice president and chief technology officer for Nokia Mobile Phones, has concerns over battery life for the new phone technology beyond 2004.  Phones are transforming into  handheld communication/entertainment centers.  The new gadgets have multimedia processors, color displays, camera attachments, GPS (global position systems), highly advanced  analog processors, antennas and RF receivers - all of which require power and more power.  (Information from presentation given at ISSCC, San Francisco, 02/04) +