Why Can't They Make the MacBook Power Brick Any Smaller?

When you stop to think about it, it's pretty crazy what technology lets us do everyday. We all have tiny super computers in our pockets. We send people to do crazy science in space like it ain't no thang. So why can't we just make MacBook power adapters a little bit smaller. It's a question worth asking. Again and… » 2/05/14 7:00pm 2/05/14 7:00pm

E-Ball: the Power-Brick-Friendly Power Strip, From Space

Who'd have thought that the humble power strip would warrant so much creative design attention? Not me. But I like this e-Ball power strip design from Mashallah design: it's kind of like the UFO one, designed to deconflict many chunky power bricks, but taken into an extra dimension. In fact, the first thing it reminded … » 7/07/08 9:45am 7/07/08 9:45am