Most Awesome Netbook Accessory $2 Can Buy

short_powerc_cableSometimes the simplest accessories can have a big impact on your mobile computing life. Jason Dunn from Digita Home Thoughts found a short power cable that works with most netbook AC adapters. This means he can ditch the bulk of his adapter’s cord at home when he needs to travel light.

Jason uses his new-found 1ft cable in favor of the bulky cable the HP Mini 1000 ships with. I agree with him that this is something that OEMs should throw in with every purchase. Apple’s MagSafe adapter for MacBooks can be shortened thanks to an included accessory.


This video explains it all:

You can pick up the short power cable from CyberGuys for $1.79.