Tag Archive: Power


Enable Low Power Mode on iPhone for Maximum Battery Life Performance

If the average iPhone user has a complaint about their device, it’s almost always that the battery of iPhone doesn’t last as long as they’d like it to. While this is less of a concern with the larger iPhone Plus models, the fact is that all iPhones can run out of battery during the course … Read More [Read More…]

Enable Low Power Mode on iPhone for Maximum Battery Life Performance

If the average iPhone user has a complaint about their device, it’s almost always that the battery of iPhone doesn’t last as long as they’d like it to. While this is less of a concern with the larger iPhone Plus models, the fact is that all iPhones can run out of battery during the course … Read More

Low-profile car charger delivers all the power, none of the clutter

My truck’s getting up in years and lacks many of the conveniences of a late-model vehicle. Forget about an in-dash touchscreen monitor — it doesn’t even have a USB port. That means I’m stuck using a cigarette lighter adapter to charge my iPhone (which serves as my GPS on many trips). I’ve tried and enjoyed […]

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Where the ease of mobile and the power of desktop photo editing meet

One thing that apps like Instagram and VSCO have mastered is making photo retouching on a mobile device (e.g. smartphone, ipad, etc.) a breeze. Simple sliders grouped in easily understandable categories and real-time results make the editing process a snap. It’s fun and easy to dial in the overall look of an image on your […]

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iMessage could power Apple’s peer-to-peer payments system

Apple is considering using iMessage to make it easy for iOS to transfer users money to one another, according to a new report. Given iMessage’s high level of encryption and existing popularity among users (particularly millennials), it makes perfect sense that Apple would use the software — rather than developing a completely new app. It was reported […]

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Compact power pack lets you know how it’s doing

Lust List: Power Tube 3000 by Mipow If you’ve ever carried around one of those tube-shaped power packs for your iPhone or iPad, you know the one thing it really needs is a way to tell how much juice is left in the thing. The Power Tube 3000 provides this in spades, with a simple […]

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Compact power pack lets you know how it’s doing

Lust List: Power Tube 3000 by Mipow If you’ve ever carried around one of those tube-shaped power packs for your iPhone or iPad, you know the one thing it really needs is a way to tell how much juice is left in the thing. The Power Tube 3000 provides this in spades, with a simple […]

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When iPhone power is low, this device can take charge

Some day battery anxiety will not be an issue. Until then, we cope by way of the many charging accessories that exist for iPhones. Lightning cords, docks, power banks, battery cases . . . Every manufacturer claims their product is better, faster or the only one of its kind. The XI.i.CON by Benchsoft, makes it […]

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Satechi adds USB to make power strips sexy again

Lust List: Satechi Aluminum Power Strip with USB It’s true: Power strips are the least-sexy of gadgets to talk about. This Satechi Aluminum Power Strip with USB, however, is as gorgeous as it gets in this admittedly prosaic product category. The Satechi Aluminium Power Strip with USB has lovely Mac-like brushed aluminum accents, a nice […]

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XTRON power bank is futureproof thanks to USB-C

It may look like a flask, but the contents of the XTRON pack more of a punch than your favorite bourbon. It’s a portable power bank from Maximas with a whopping 13400mAh. Its best feature is the USB-C port, the up-and-coming USB standard, and it is capable of charging any laptop with this port, especially […]

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