Tag Archives: Charging Device

Satechi’s New USB-C Power Meter Aims To Keep Your USB-C Devices Safe

Gadget lovers with the penchant for the finer things in life will surely dig the newly announced Satechi USB-C Power Meter Tester. What this nifty accessory does is measuring the voltage, ampere, and mAh output from the accessories, such as a portable charger, to ensure they are safe and effective with their new Type-C-equipped devices (you know, stuff like laptops, tablets and smartphones). So, why would you want those parameters? Simple. To ensure the product, such as in the case of a MacBook Pro or a portable charger, produces the output as advertised. But why does it matter? Well, because, if the mAh isn’t as advertised, then you are being shortchanged. Continue reading Satechi’s New USB-C Power Meter Aims To Keep Your USB-C Devices Safe

Brunt Powerstation Charges Multiple Devices, Is A Book Stand Too

If you are content with what current wireless charging pads have to offer, then all is good for you, but if you are not (and you really shouldn’t), then the Brunt Powerstation Multi-function Electric Device for Desk might just be the gadget accessory you have been looking for. I will be honest with you. When this pitch landed in our mailbox, I didn’t think we will be impressed. We almost dismiss it as just another wireless charger, but I am glad we didn’t cos’ as we dug further, we realized that the Brunt Powerstation is indeed an extremely versatile gadget companion that has the back of gadget lovers covered and it does in an unexplainably stylish way. Continue reading Brunt Powerstation Charges Multiple Devices, Is A Book Stand Too

Satechi Smart Charging Stand Charges Three Phones And A Smartwatch

With all the gadgets available to us, it is no doubt a good time to be alive. Though it is not without woes. You know, woes like having to deal with tangle of USB charging cables and limited wall sockets, just to name a couple. This is where Satechi USB Smart Charging Stand comes in. This stylish, cube-like gadget accessory lets you hook up and charges three USB-powered devices through three USB ports while the included three adapters allows you to charge an Apple Watch, Fitbit Blaze, or one other smartphone simultaneously. Continue reading Satechi Smart Charging Stand Charges Three Phones And A Smartwatch

Flux Capacitor For Home Charges Your Devices But Won’t Let You Time Travel

So you think your USB charger looks kind of boring? Well, there’s really nothing we could do to alleviate the monotony, but if you are a huge fan of Back to the Future franchise, then maybe we can help by introducing you to this Back to the Future Flux Capacitor Wall Charger. If you think this looks kind of familiar, it is because there was an automotive version previously. However, if you don’t own a car, or simply want the iconic time travel-enabling device in your home or office too, then this is it. Like its automotive counterpart, this made-for-wall outlet version lights up and boasts two USB ports, allowing two devices to be charged simultaneously. Continue reading Flux Capacitor For Home Charges Your Devices But Won’t Let You Time Travel

This Bread Warmer That Also Charges Smartphones Has Us Really Confused

I am not going to lie: I am a little confused with what baked goods brand Sister Schubert’s try to achieve with this “Tech-savvy” Bread Basket. I am perplex by how a bread basket, which appears to sport a warming base that’s also equipped with a series of charging ports for juicing up smartphones help you “disconnect from technology.” Wouldn’t that encourage the use of the smartphone around the dinning table even more since now at least five person, as it appears, who have ran out of juice, are able to continue using their devices while charging? Continue reading This Bread Warmer That Also Charges Smartphones Has Us Really Confused

Elevate Your Charging With This Levitating Smartwatch Charger

If you find the charger that comes standard with your smartwatch is an insult to a piece of high-tech gadget, then this levitating charger is what you need. Why? Because it freaking levitates, that’s why. The brainchild of Levitating Works, Lift Levitating Smartwatch Charger comprises of two parts: a main charging unit and a wireless charging base. Your smartphone, such as those from Apple or Pebble, straps around the main charging unit and the main charging unit is placed over the base to begin charging and levitation. We took hints from the pitch video that the levitating charging unit won’t be spinning like crazy as would most levitating gadgets. Continue reading Elevate Your Charging With This Levitating Smartwatch Charger

OvRcharge Charges Your Phone While It Is Suspended In The Air

Induction charging has yet to become a standard in smartphones, but already there are folks who want to take wireless charging a notch up. The OvRcharge Levitating Phone Charger is one such charging device. Using a special case, your phone will be suspended in the air as invisible electrical current travels through the air from the wooden block beneath to charge your device. Like all good charger, charging will stop once the device attain full charge, but your device will remain levitating. That brings us to an annoying ‘feature’ of today’s consumer magnetic levitation. Continue reading OvRcharge Charges Your Phone While It Is Suspended In The Air

Darth Vader USB Car Charger: Luke, Your Father Is Now A Charging Device

What happens when the Death Star is blown to bits? Well, anyone that survives will be out of job and the same goes to Darth Vader – if he didn’t die. In fact, not only did he not die, he managed to find himself in more useful situations, such as help make bread crispy toasty, keep your room humidified, dries your hair, and now, the Lord Sith can even charge your smartphone and tablet as you travel in your vehicle – thanks to his incarnation as the Star Wars Darth Vader USB Car Charger. Like the R2-D2 variety, this USB car charger is designed to fit inside your vehicle’s cupholder and hooks up 12V power adapter aka cigarette lighter socket found in your automobile. Continue reading Darth Vader USB Car Charger: Luke, Your Father Is Now A Charging Device

Energysquare Can Wirelessly Charge Multiple Devices Simultaneously

While we talked about going wireless, the very device that we depend on isn’t quite wireless. We are talking our smartphones. Not all of them supports wireless charging, which makes smartphones not a true wireless device as it has to be tethered when being charged. Of course, the market is not lacking of third-party wireless charging solution, but this one French company, Energysquare, has came up with a brilliant and totally unobtrusive solution that would lend wireless charging to multiple mobile devices and charging them at the same time. Continue reading Energysquare Can Wirelessly Charge Multiple Devices Simultaneously

Potted Plant That Charges Your Phone Takes Going Green To A New Level

Folks. There’s a new invention to charge your mobile devices that takes going green to a whole new level. Bioo Lite, as it is called, is developed by Spanish company Arkyne Technologies and it leverages on potted plants’ natural photosynthesis process to charge your smartphone. The contraption consists of the pot containing a hermetical inner tank and a H2O purification system, among other things, that will capture the essence expelled during the photosynthesis process at the roots and convert them into usable electrical energy. When our source stated details on Bioo Lite’s Indiegogo campaign page “a little fuzzy,” we have to agree so. Continue reading Potted Plant That Charges Your Phone Takes Going Green To A New Level