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This May Be One Of The Biggest Benefits To Come Out Of Android L

Google’s next version of the Android operating system — Android L — is still in preview stages, but early reports from users of the latest version are saying that significantly increased battery life is one of the best features of the new OS. Geek.com is reporting that tests of battery life on a Nexus 5 [...]

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If You Have Battery Issues With Your iPhone 5s, Apple Will Replace It For Free

Let’s face it: the iPhone 5s is a big hit. Apple sold more than 9 million iPhones during the first weekend of sales in September. Maybe it’s the gold finish. Maybe it’s Touch ID. Perhaps it’s the better A7 64-bit processor. Or maybe it’s the improved camera. Most likely, it’s all of the above. However, [...]

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The World’s Smallest Cell Phone Charger Is The Size Of A Quarter

ZAGGsparq is the #1 selling portable device charger. It charges smartphones, tablets, and other USB-powered devices. It’s ideal for charging on-the-go and great for emergency situations. Click here to learn more about the ZAGGsparq family. While ZAGGsparq is the #1 selling charger (and ships for free to all USA addresses), there’s another charger on Kickstarter [...]

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This USB-powered hair brush detangles and moisturizes while you brush

I went on a recent trip and spent quite a bit of time in the airport. As a geek, the most interesting thing was the USB ports on the chairs in the waiting areas. A decade ago, I would never have believed that there would be computer ports used to power devices in public places. [...]

LG Develops Flexible, Bendy Battery

LG Develops Flexible, Bendy Battery

The single most limiting device to technology is the battery. You can shrink a battery down, make it as flat as you possibly can, but in the end, you still have a box-like shape that is needed to power any and all devices. LG Chem, a division of LG, might have solved the problem with [...]

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MetalDock’s iPhone Dock Doubles As An Alarm Clock And Looks Awesome

We all love aesthetically pleasing products. That’s why we choose the phone we choose, it’s why the new Apple products are doing so well, and why companies like Samsung are copying them. Accessory makers are trying to use some aesthetics in their design as well. Bracketron The new MetalDock Charging Dock for the iPhone 4 [...]

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iPads Charging Up To One Hour After Showing 100%

If you want to make sure you can squeeze every last minute of battery life out of your iPad, you’ll need to charge it longer than you’d think. Jacqui Cheng at Ars Technica writes that the iPad continues to charge for up to an hour after the device shows 100%, and that users should keep [...]

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Make your own external battery for your MacBook

Need more juice for your MacBook on the road? You can buy a HyperJuice external battery for $250, or you can Create a DIY MacBook Battery. The DIY project combines CCTV camera batteries and a MacBook car charger. Sounds pretty simple, no? Perhaps, but you do have to know some of electrical basics before you [...]

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DisplayMate: iPad picture quality, color accuracy, and gray scale much better than most HDTVs, laptops, and monitors

A lot has been said about the Retina display. We’ve “seen it before”, “never seen anything like it”, “been disappointed again”, or “been blessed by the Apple gods”. The resposes seem hot and cold. Do you want to know why the response is unclear: From a practical perspective the new iPad screen went beyond a [...]

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The new iPad is technically the most amazing display ever. Technically. But maybe it just isn’t a big deal

The new iPad is technically the most amazing display you’ve ever seen. Technically. I believe that we’re actually reaching a tipping point for displays where the resolution is ‘good enough’. Retina might be it. After all, if your eye can’t discern the pixels, does it matter how many there are? But it really isn’t amazing [...]

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