Posts Categorized: Battery

  • Battery, Design, Gadgets, New Tech

    Be Seen In The Dark With A Coloured HALO

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    When the nights start to draw in and you find yourself going home in the dark, it is essential that road users and other people can see you; otherwise, it is an accident waiting to happen. The HALO is an idea that would seem to do the trick, its colourful LED’s and one size ensures… Read more »

  • Battery, Design, Handheld, Technology

    Portable Protection From Power Surges

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    Most of us take some sort of technology away with us; it may be combination or all of these devices; a laptop, tablet or Smartphone. Yet one thing that we very rarely worrying about is protection from a power surge, because not all mains power supplies are stable and a surge can give your devices… Read more »

  • Battery, Cameras, New Tech, Technology

    The Spy Hawk Is Your Personal Spy Drone

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    There is plenty of news about how the military and security forces are using drones to fly over hostile territories, as well being used for other duties closer to home. However, this is the Spy Hawk plane and it could be your very own personal spy drone. The Spy Hawk, flies by remote control with… Read more »

  • Battery, Gadgets

    The Smartphone Charger That You Wear

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    Whenever we travel we take out Smartphone’s with us, but hardly ever take the charger, which means should battery get low there is not much that we can do about it! However, there is this interesting idea in the pipeline, it’s called the Volt Belt and yes it is a belt that holds your trousers… Read more »

  • Battery, iPhone

    The iPhone Charger On A Keychain

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    Most of us know how long our Smartphone’s battery will last, but occasionally there are times when the battery indicator simply drops like a stone and then it is a real nightmare. However Juice Buddy think that they have the answer with their portable charger on a keychain that you carry around with you until… Read more »

  • Battery, Gadgets

    Electric Power From A Candle Flame

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          This is brilliant idea for camping and even emergency situations, it is by a company called Tellurex and basically it is a mini generator that is able to draw power from the flame of a candle! The possibilities for such a device are literally endless and there is only one obstacle in… Read more »

  • Battery, Design

    Mini Submarine Kit For Underwater Exploring

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        Have you ever wondered what lies in the depths of a nearby river or coastline, well if so then there is something that might be of interest to you. It is the OpenROV a project managed by Eric Stackpole an engineer at NASA and researcher in underwater roving vehicles. The OpenROV will go… Read more »

  • Battery, New Tech

    Cool Folding Electric Bicycle

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        There are plenty of electric bikes around, but not many that are capable of being folded down to 30″ x 18″ x 12″. However, this one can and it will run at around 15 mph for around an hour. But then it takes six hours to charge up again, so it is ideal… Read more »

  • Battery, Design

    Cook Food And Charge Gadgets At The Same Time

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        Here is a Kickstarter success story, it is for the PowerPot a device that uses the heat energy from the cooking process to produce power to charge the batteries for laptops, tablets, Smartphone’s and lights! It is a great way to stay out and away from it all, but without worry about the… Read more »

  • Battery, Gadgets

    The Book That Has Power

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        Here is an interesting idea that will provide you with some additional power points but in an unlikely place, the book shelf! It is called the Plugbook and it needs some help, because the project is currently underfunded and there are only just over thirty days to go before the project ends. This… Read more »

  • Battery, Chargers

    CordLite Charging Cable With Illuminated Tip

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        This is another one of those ideas that we all know should have been produced a long time ago and yet it has taken this long for the CordLite to get this far. Still its future is uncertain, as it requires more backers through the crowd funding Kickstarter site. So far, they have… Read more »