Brunton’s Pocket-Size Hydrogen Reactor Charger

Hydrogen has long been hailed as the power source of the future. This abundantly available element can be fused with oxygen to provide a limitless supply of clean energy, but its use has hitherto been confined to expensive prototypes. However, it’s now possible to put a hydrogen reactor in your pocket, thanks to a remarkable … Continue reading Brunton’s Pocket-Size Hydrogen Reactor Charger

Top Five Wireless Phone Chargers

Dusan Belik of Serbia writes about his passion for all things techno as if they were alive and natural. He thinks that by using a smart phone to organise your life, you demonstrate how much you care about the way that you use your precious time on Earth. Fair enough… whatever turns you on?  He … Continue reading Top Five Wireless Phone Chargers

Video: myFC PowerTrekk fuel cell charger (2013 edition)

The myFC PowerTrekk, a portable charger that integrates a battery pack with a hydrogen-powered fuel cell, was originally announced back in early 2011. As a refresher for those who may have forgotten – the PowerTrekk is a fuel cell charger for small electronics like mobile phones, cameras and GPS devices and it is both a fuel … Continue reading Video: myFC PowerTrekk fuel cell charger (2013 edition)

Griffin & Kensington’s iPhone Battery Cases

Smartphones are getting better all the time, but as the screens get bigger and more impressive, they start to drain the juice from the battery. There are several was to get round this – carry our charger with you at all times and – ahem – borrow electricity whenever you get the chance to plug it … Continue reading Griffin & Kensington’s iPhone Battery Cases

Tom Tom takes multi tasking to a faster level

Not content with taking the sat nav world by the scruff of the neck and shaking it until all the completion falls away, Tom Tom is seemingly making itself almost indispensible to other hardware manufacturers too. Tom Tom has long led the in car sat navigation market with its wide range of driver friendly, intuitively … Continue reading Tom Tom takes multi tasking to a faster level

IEC approves universal smart phone charger

I was at an airport last week and there was a mobile charger station there which was free to use for passengers. There were, and I kid you not, over twenty different connectors sticking out of it which in many ways puts this story into perspective. Finally, it seems manufacturers have come to their senses … Continue reading IEC approves universal smart phone charger

Don’t leave home without it: A gift guide for a loved one with the travel bug

What do you buy a travel junkie that seems to have everything? Well that’s simple, any one of the following… Livescribe Echo Smartpen If your loved one’s tendency for travel is business rather than pleasure related, the chances are he or she will love the Livescribe Echo Smartpen. This ingenious device records audio and matches … Continue reading Don’t leave home without it: A gift guide for a loved one with the travel bug

PowerMat 2010 range hands on

Powermat invited us down to have a play with their latest range of lovely new wireless charging accessories. When it was first released, Powermat’s range of wireless charging gizmos magical on paper, but with a slightly chunky range of cases needed to make the device work, I (and others) had a few reservations. This year … Continue reading PowerMat 2010 range hands on