Magic Box Makes HyperJuice External Mac Batteries MagSafe-Compatible

Apple recently decided to kick HyperMac—and its delightful external MacBook batteries—out of the clubhouse for selling patent-infringing MagSafe cables. Fortunately, life finds a way. Or at least, computing peripherals do. Meet Magic Box. » 1/24/11 11:40am 1/24/11 11:40am

Last Day to Buy HyperMac's External MacBook Batteries (With Cords)

At midnight tonight, HyperMac will shutter shop and re-open as HyperJuice "in the coming weeks." This is, of course, due to Apple getting all legal on their use of patent-defying MagSafe connectors, but HyperMac is hopeful something can be arranged. » 11/01/10 6:30am 11/01/10 6:30am

HyperMac Pulling Plug on MacBook Charging Cables

This is why we can't have nice (allegedly patent-infringing) things! After drawing legal heat from Apple for its MagSafe connectors, HyperMac has announced that they'll stop selling their MacBook charging cables and car chargers on November 2nd. But there's hope! » 10/18/10 8:45am 10/18/10 8:45am

Apple Sues HyperMac Battery Maker For Patent Infringement

We here at Gizmodo HQ love ourselves some HyperMac batteries, but apparently Cupertino doesn't share our enthusiasm. Apple is suing parent company Sanho over six patents relating to MagSafe and iPod. And it looks like they may have a case. » 9/21/10 12:31pm 9/21/10 12:31pm

The HyperDrive Is a 750GB Hard Drive That Connects Right To Your iPad

From the good folks who make the power-in-a-pinch HyperMac batteries, the HyperDrive is a hard drive that connects directly to your iPad. It has a touch screen, can read 12 types of memory cards, and has capacities reaching 750GB. » 9/07/10 11:18am 9/07/10 11:18am

HyperMac iPad Stand Charges While You Watch

Those looking to minimize desk clutter will be pleased with HyperMac's entrant to the iPad stand rodeo, offering a built-in rechargeable lithium ion battery for 16 hours of extra life. » 7/26/10 3:00pm 7/26/10 3:00pm

HyperMac Micro And Mini Updated To Charge Your iPad And iPhone 4

HyperMac, our favorite external batteries, just updated the Hypermac Mini and Macro with charging support for the iPad and iPhone 4. Batteries are boring but HyperMacs are great. Plus you can express yourself through 10 different color choices! » 6/22/10 6:10pm 6/22/10 6:10pm

HyperMac Batteries Updated For iPad

HyperMac, our favorite brand of precious-extra-juice-giving external batteries, has updated their line to offer 10W USB charging of the iPad. The four capacities will give your tablet a total run time ranging from 34 to 99 hours. Yes, that'll do. » 5/10/10 5:20pm 5/10/10 5:20pm

HyperMac Bringing Sexy Back to Battery Packs For iPod, iPhone, and iPad

Batteries are usually just a boring, blunt necessity, on account of being batteries and all. But HyperMac's line of Apple-friendly lithium-ion battery packs are a colorful exception to the rule. Plus: battery babes! » 2/11/10 3:34pm 2/11/10 3:34pm

Critical Apple Keynote Gear: HyperMac Batteries and Cameras from…

Two of the most critical components of live coverage are batteries and cameras, so luckily we had HyperMac's external MacBook battery keeping us juiced, along with a Nikon D3s and primo glass from Borrowlenses for our awesome shots. [HyperMac, Borrowlenses] » 1/27/10 9:46pm 1/27/10 9:46pm

HyperMac External MacBook Battery Review

The Gadget: The HyperMac external laptop battery, which, through its Magsafe connection gives MacBook Airs up to 32 hours and MacBook Pros up to 8 extra hours of battery life. There's also a USB port for USB charging. » 6/09/09 8:20pm 6/09/09 8:20pm

I Love Battery Packs and Portable Chargers

As Matt explained last year, batteries are holding up laptops, cellphones and PMPs from lasting long enough and running fast enough to get things done properly on the go. What's my solution? Portable battery packs. » 5/22/09 12:00am 5/22/09 12:00am

HyperMac External Battery Gives MacBooks a 32 Hour Boost

A battery that provides 32 hours of continuous MacBook use? Now we're talkin'. Sound's great until you find out that the 222Wh Hypermac external charger costs a whopping $500. » 5/04/09 1:29pm 5/04/09 1:29pm