HyperJuice Expand Offers External Power with Interchangeable Batteries

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Hyper announced a new line of external battery packs at CES this year called HyperJuice Expand. The idea behind these new external battery packs is that the size of the batteries are interchangeable and can be swapped out based on your needs for a certain situation. There’s a main head unit that includes three USB […]

Anker Power IQ Automatically Optimizes Device Charging Based on Amps

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External batteries and other charger usually are only able to charge certain devices at a single amperage — a lot of phones charge at 1.0 amps (sometimes slightly more), while most tablets charge at 2.1 amps. This can pose a problem when you want to charge your iPad, but don’t have a compatible charger. Anker […]

D-Link’s 802.11ac Portable Router and Charger Combo: A Closer Look

D-Link Portable Router and Charger

D-Link unveiled a host of new products here at CES 2014, but perhaps the most intriguing product we’ve seen from this week is a portable router and charger combo that can turn any ethernet connection into a wireless network, as well as being able to charge any of your gadgets while on the go. On […]

EnerPlex Jumpr Slate Packs Big Battery in a Thin Package

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Most external battery packs are fairly bulky, especially the ones that cram in five-digit milliamp hours. However, EnerPlex wants to change that by offering a 10,000 mAh battery pack that’s only 6.7mm thin, with the battery spread out over a large surface area, making it a better fit for a backpack or a binder. Speaking […]

Patent Hell Ends Hypermac’s Mac Battery Life

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Everyone says the US Patent system is broken, and from all accounts it sure looks to be something different than it was intended to be. Shakespeare would say, “first thing we do is kill all the lawyers” in the case of patents and how they affect innovation and business decisions, I’m sure some Mac users […]