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Harness The Power Of Fire To Recharge Your Phone With FlameStower

10/03/2013, Recharging your smartphone or tablet while you’re out and about can be quite challenging, although if you have a backup battery pack with you, things tend to be a little easier. But what if your backup battery runs out while you’re out in the...

Innergie PocketCell for power on the go

01/10/2012, [CES 2012] Take a look at your pockets and backpack – how many devices do you own that come with their very own charger? Surely you have at least a couple, and the more you have, obviously it will be more difficult to keep track of just which device...

Wattbike measures how much power you generate during cycling

06/16/2011, If you’ve always wondered about how much power you produce whenever you’re cycling, you won’t have to wonder anymore. (In case you were wondering, cyclists do measure their power output as a way to compare their skills and to measure their growth...

Coffee Cup Power Inverter juices up your mobile devices in the car

04/13/2011, An AC outlet in the car is always handy to have around but most of them look unsightly and make the car appear messier than it really is, especially when not in use. Well the folks over at ThinkGeek have come up with a solution to the problem – by...

Game Boy Color revived from the dead by the power of the sun

04/05/2011, A modder breathed new life into his dog-chewed Game Boy Color by blessing it with eternal life – as long as the sun shines of course. He ripped apart a solar powered garden lamp, took the solar panel from it and attached it to his Game Boy Color, hooked...

Cincinnati Zoo uses solar panels to go greener

03/28/2011, In an attempt to go even greener, the Cincinnati Zoo has recently installed a large array of solar panels to feed electricity to the zoo. The installation consists of over 6,400 solar panels over the zoo’s carpark, covering 800/1,000 parking spots...

3D Solar cells will make solar energy efficient

01/19/2011, Solar energy – a renewable energy source that hasn’t been too popular due to its low efficiency and high cost of implementation. And that’s because of our current solar panel designs – they just don’t trap the sunlight well enough....

Ring Socket power plug features a built-in timer

12/28/2010, Designers out there are constantly trying to improve on existing products, and that’s always good news for the consumer. Next up is the Ring Socket concept that is designed to feature a built-in timer. Instead of leaving your electronics on all the...

Rotating 360 Degrees colorful power strip

12/23/2010, We’ve all been through the nightmare of trying to plug various power plugs into the power strip, only to tear our hair out in frustration when they block each other out or there aren’t enough ports to accommodate your gear. The Rotating 360...

Quirky Flexible Pivot Power Strip

06/29/2010, Do you ever encounter situations where the power adapters on your power strip interfere with each other, as they’re too bulky, blocking out the other power outlets? If so, you’ll be interested in the Pivot Power from Quirky, which is a power...