This Outlet Extender Just Made Airport Lounges Slightly More Bearable

Airports around the world are slowly being upgraded to accommodate all the electronics we now travel with, but the process is slow. Finding an available outlet while waiting for a flight is often still a challenge, but with Bluelounge’s new Portiko in your carry-on, you’ll at least never end up sitting on the floor to… » 5/27/15 12:00am Today 12:00am

Score Some Great Amazon Deals on Popular Anker Gadget Accessories

Yesterday we had a treasure trove of great deals on Logitech gear, and today, it’s Anker’s turn. Anker makes some of the most popular external batteries we’ve ever posted, and today on Amazon, they’re having a nice little sale on some of their other highly-rated products. » 5/13/15 9:45am 5/13/15 9:45am

Stock Up On Portable Gadget Chargers During This Amazon Clearance Sale

If you have any summer trips coming up, you’ll want to be sure you have enough extra battery power to keep your phone and other gadgets untethered from a power outlet. Luckily, RAVPower is offering an Amazon clearance sale right now on several of their most popular chargers. » 5/06/15 9:45am 5/06/15 9:45am

Charge Your Phone and Jump Start Your Car with a Single Device

In case you missed last week’s deal, here’s another chance to grab a 4.9 star-rated external USB charger that will power up your phone, and even jump start your car in a pinch. It’s small enough to fit in your glove box, and chances are, there will come a time that you’ll be really glad you bought it. [RAVPower 500A… » 5/05/15 7:15pm 5/05/15 7:15pm

This Multi-Headed Flash Drive Charges and Syncs All Your Mobile Devices

It’s often the case that when a gadget is over-packed with functionality, usability is sacrificed and it ironically ends up being less useful overall. But the On The Go, which promises to replace your flash drives, portable chargers, and sync cables with a single multi-connector contraption, looks like it’s managed to… » 4/10/15 12:01pm 4/10/15 12:01pm

This time lapse of the Sun is just jaw dropping

Michael König's Sun is a spectacular time lapse compilation of our star from the Solar Dynamics Observatory from 2011 to 2015. It includes fantastic clips of solar activity, coronal rain, plasma eruptions, planet flybys, eclipses and more in jaw dropping clarity that you feel like it's alive, in an omnipotent God-like… » 4/08/15 12:26pm 4/08/15 12:26pm

Today Only, Great Deals on Belkin Surge Protectors For Every Situation

Today only, Amazon's offering great prices on Belkin surge protectors for any occasion. You can choose from a mini swivel charger that's hugely popular among travelers, a 12-outlet Pivot Plug protector that can accommodate the giant wall warts behind your TV, a $9 2-pack of cheap power strips that are great for… » 4/06/15 9:15am 4/06/15 9:15am

10,000mAh of Battery Power for Your Phone for $10, Plus More Deals

This well-reviewed 10,000mAh external power bank from KMASHI can be had for under $10 today, which is the best price-per-mAh ratio we've ever seen on one of these outside of a few price mistakes. That's enough power to recharge most smartphones about three times, making it perfect for long days at conferences,… » 4/04/15 10:20am 4/04/15 10:20am

Video explainer: What is nuclear energy and why we don't have more of it

Our ability to harness nuclear energy has existed for quite a while now and yet nuclear energy is only responsible for providing 10% of the world's energy. There are 439 nuclear reactors spread across 31 countries with 160 more reactors planned for the future and yet nuclear energy has stagnated since the 80's. What… » 3/26/15 1:57pm 3/26/15 1:57pm

A Case With a Pop-Up Crank Keeps Your Smartphone Charged Forever

Hand crank-powered flashlights and radios for weather emergencies are nothing new, but what about when your smartphone dies in the middle of the day? That's just as dire an emergency, and it's inspired the creation of this smartphone case with a built-in charger and pop-up crank that can, at least in theory, keep your… » 3/17/15 4:50pm 3/17/15 4:50pm