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Outlet Hogging Wireless Speaker Forgoes A Rechargeable Battery

Outlet Hogging Wireless Speaker Forgoes A Rechargeable Battery

There’s no shortage of compact wireless speakers on the market right now, and JBL figures the best way to differentiate its new SoundFly is to forgo the one key feature that makes these worth carrying around: a rechargeable battery. Instead, it’s designed to permanently hang off an outlet, blocking other…

Outlet Regurgitator Spits Out Greedy Electronics

Outlet Regurgitator Spits Out Greedy Electronics

If your AC outlet has been wronged by some gadget that sips extra power after charging, you need the Outlet Regulator (though I like my name more), a working concept by student inventor Conor Klein.

iGo Green Technology Could Cut 85% Standby Power Consumption

iGo Green Technology Could Cut 85% Standby Power Consumption

iGo’s three new products, the Power Smart Tower, Power Smart Wall and Laptop Charger, detect when a plugged-in device isn’t being used and then shut off the power being drawn from the wall — which could equal huge energy savings.