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#TechTuesday: IKEA solar batteries, wearable navigation systems and more iPhone 8 news

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IKEA launches solar battery packs to rival Tesla's Powerwall

IKEA is expanding its solar panel offering with a battery-storage solution, which it claims could help homeowners cut their electricity bills by 70%. The Swedish furniture giant has been selling solar panels since 2013, but has announced it will now also sell battery packs that allow users to store the power generated by the sun and use it whenever they like. This reduces their reliance on the electrical grid and allows them to save more money on their energy bills. IKEA's

 

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